Recent Concert Playlists

McGraw Tower with cherry blossoms

McGraw Tower in spring

Did you enjoy a recent concert, but didn't recognize all of the songs? Click on the links below to view concert playlists.

The chimesmasters play the "Cornell Changes", affectionately known as the "Jennie McGraw Rag" to begin each day. This piece was originally requested by the first Cornell President Andrew D. White. The midday concert concludes with the "Alma Mater", and the day ends with the "Cornell Evening Song" (which shares its tune with the German carol "Tannenbaum"). These songs are not listed below because their placement is the same within each concert. Composers are listed when known.
 

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Morning

Morning / Riegger '10
Call / Riegger '10
Aloha Oe / Queen Liliuokalani
Asleep in the Deep / Petrie
Autumn Leaves / Kosma, Joseph
Prelude / Smith, Barrett (BTS '14)
I Don’t Want to Play in Your Yard / Petrie

Afternoon

Happy Birthday
Yellow / Coldplay
Harry in Winter (from "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire")
Largo, mvt. 2 "From the New World": Symphony / Dvorak, Antonin
From mvt. 3, "From the New World": Symphony / Dvorak, Antonin
Sweet Caroline / Diamond, Neil
O Shenandoah

Evening

Prelude -- English Suite No. 6 in d minor / Bach, Johann Sebastian
Don't Send My Boy to Harvard (The Dying Mother Said)
Come to Me, Bend to Me (from "Brigadoon") / Lerner, Alan
Laschia Chi'o Pianga -- Rinaldo / Handel, George Frideric
Colors of the Wind (from "Pocahontas") / Menken, Alan
Gloria -- Laudamus Te / Vivaldi, Antonio
Westminster Chimes

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Morning

Londonderry Air
My Heart Will Go On (from "Titanic") / Horner, James
Remember Me (from "Coco") / Lopez, Robert
Auld Lang Syne
Loch Lomond

Afternoon

Godfather - Theme from / Rota, Nino
Prelude and Fugue in C Major / Bach, Johann Sebastian
When the Love Falls / Yiruma
When the Saints Go Marching In / Beazley, Samuel
My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean / Pratt, C. E.
Meteor Shower / Owl City

Evening

Try to Remember (from "The Fantasticks") / Jones, Tom
Lament -- The Bellman's Suite / Lee, Richard H. (RHL '41)
Memory (from "Cats") / Lloyd Webber, Andrew
Lament -- The Bellman's Suite / Lee, Richard H. (RHL '41)

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Morning

Slane
Prelude from First Cello Suite / Bach, Johann Sebastian
I'll Be There for You (from "Friends") / Skloff, Michael
Simple Sage / Jenkins, Keith (KGJ '93)
A Song for My Brother / Nam Hye-seung, Park Sang-hee
Darwall's 148th / Darwall, John
Alleluia (wesley) / Wesley, Samuel Sebastian

Afternoon

Brandenburg Concerto / Bach, Johann Sebastian
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (Variations on) / Lee, Richard H. (RHL '41)
Amazing Grace (Variations)
Ode to Joy -- Symphony No. 9 / Beethoven, Ludwig van
Variations on "America"
Jubilee / Smith, Barrett (BTS '14)

Evening

Sis Puella Magica (from "Madoka Magica") / Kajiura, Yuki
The Breeze from Hanalea / Ortega, Ren (RLO '15)
The Drowsy Forest / Jenkins, Keith (KGJ '93)
Chain Dance - Medieval Dance / Vinogradov, Andrey
The Trial / Pink Floyd

Monday, September 21, 2020

Morning

Adagio for Strings / Barber, Samuel
Moonlight Sonata - Adagio, Op. 27, No. 2 / Beethoven, Ludwig van
"From the New World": Symphony No. 9, E Minor, Opus 95 / Dvorak, Antonin

Afternoon

Bad Romance / Lady Gaga
She's Got a Way / Joel, Billy
Umbrella / Rihanna
All You Need is Love / Beatles, The
Pure Imagination

Evening

Main Theme (The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion)
Can't Take My Eyes Off of You / Valli, Frank and the Four Seasons
Hedwig's Theme (from "Harry Potter") / Williams, John
Hoist the Colors/He's a Pirate (medley from "Pirates of the Caribbean") / Badelt, Klaus
Lost in Thoughts All Alone

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Morning

All 'Round the World, Cornell / Schuyler
Le Festin (from "Ratatouille") / Giacchino, Michael
Laudamus Te -- Chamber Mass / Vivaldi, Antonio
Out There (from "The Hunchback of Notre Dame") / Menken, Alan
Radioactive / Imagine Dragons

Afternoon

Hark, the Herald Angels Sing (Bethlehem) / Mendelssohn, Felix
Mendelssohn with descant (Hark, the Herald Angels Sing (Bethlehem)) / Mendelssohn, Felix
The River is Wide
Hallelujah / Cohen, Leonard
Lift Every Voice and Sing / Johnson, J. Rosamund
Westminster Waltz/Big Ben Bagatelle / Ubogy, George '58

Evening

Need Thee Every Hour / Lowry, Robert
Go the Distance (from "Hercules") / Menken, Alan
Out There (from "The Hunchback of Notre Dame") / Menken, Alan
Haikri Folk Dance, A / Cantilina, Keiran (KKC '15)
Someone You Loved / Capaldi, Lewis

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Morning

Brook, The (Il Ruscello) / Menotti, Gian C.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind / Brion, John
Grand March -- Aida / Verdi
Autumn / Smith, Barrett (BTS '14)

Afternoon

In the Flesh? / Pink Floyd
American Pie / McLean, Don
Goodbye Blue Sky / Pink Floyd
Castle on a Cloud (part of "Les Misérables" medley) / Schönberg, Claude-Michel

Evening

Zai Shui Yi Fang // Teresa Teng
The Rains of Castamere (from “Game of Thrones”)
The Scientist / Coldplay
saman // Olafur Arnalds
Rain // Rob Scallon

Friday, September 18, 2020

Morning

La Vie En Rose / Piaf, Edith
Can't Help Falling in Love / Weiss, George
Kiss from a Rose / Seal
Aragonaise (from "Carmen") / Bizet, Georges

Afternoon

It is well with my soul (Ville du havre) / Bliss, Philip P.
Game of Thrones Theme
Hedwig's Theme (from "Harry Potter") / Williams, John
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring -- Cantata No. 147 / Bach, Johann Sebastian
Finlandia / Sibelius, J.
Part of Your World (from "The Little Mermaid") / Menken, Alan

Evening

Pokemon Theme / Siegler & Loeffler
I'll Make a Man Out of You (from "Mulan") / Wilder, Matthew
You Belong With Me / Swift, Taylor
Havana / Cabello, Camila
Mii Channel Theme / Totaka, Kazumi