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Byrnes--Robert (Class of 1971; Carillonneur; Music Staff)

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1 UNI Guild of Carillonneurs awaits the return of the bells
Pedersen--Grant (Student--2022), Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021), Meyers--Trevor (Student-2021)
Northern Iowan 119:47, p.01
4/3/2023 Grant Pedersen writes about what the UNI Guild of Carillonneurs have been working on while the bells have been away for refurbishing; photos.
2 Facebook: UNI professors you loved
Northern Iowa Today 95:2, p.2
6/1/2012 Excerpts from Facebook comments about favorite faculty members; photo.
3 Keldermans carries on campanile tradition
Campbell--Colby David (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 108:51, p.6
4/17/2012 Karel Keldermans made the bells of the Campanile come to life last week. A close friend of the late, Bob Byrnes, Keldermans plans to return for another concert; playing the 47 bell, 12.5 ton instrument; photo.
4 Glee Club celebrates 50 years at UNI
Braumann--Kari Sue (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:26, p.5
12/7/2010 Les Hale, the founder and former director, led the group of nearly two hundred sixty voices in the Saturday finale. Nearly one hundred alumni returned to add their voices for the concert.
5 UNI Campanile bells ring once more
Scott--Jordan Robert (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:53, p.7
4/28/2009 Karel Keldermans made the Campanile come to life Friday with a concert; began with a piece composed by long time carillonneur Robert Byrnes. Keldermans concert caused passersby to stop, listen, and appreciate the beautiful sounds; photo.
6 Sadness for the silent bells
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:54, p.7
4/26/2005 Discusses the death of Robert Byrnes and the now silent bells of the Campanile.
7 Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
3/28/2005 Independent Film Festival in Cedar Rapids this weekend.
8 Campanile silent after Bob Byrnes dies
Northern Iowa Today 88:2, p.16
9/1/2004 Carillonneur and Varsity Men's Glee Club Director Bob Byrnes died May 28, 2004; immediate search for successor not planned; photo.
9 UNI professor creates family
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:2, p.5
8/31/2004 Remembers Bob Byrnes.
10 UNI says farewell to influential director
Northern Iowan 101:1, p.3
8/27/2004 Robert Byrnes died May 28, 2004, due to complications from a stroke.
11 Do you expect your loss?
Northern Iowan 100:56, p.5
6/11/2004 Remembers Robert Byrnes and urges readers to not take those they love for granted.
12 UNI says farewell to influential director
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:56, p.1
6/11/2004 Robert Byrnes died on May 28, 2004, due to complications of a stroke; photo.
13 UNI's carillonneur suffers major stroke, dies
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
5/29/2004 Robert Byrnes dies on May 28, 2004 after suffering a major stroke at his home.
14 Men's club sings out with "Glee"
Takatsuka--Kai (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 99:52, p.11
4/22/2003 Men's Glee Club will give their spring concert on April 24 in the Great Hall.
15 Yearlong celebration marks UNI's 125th anniversary
Northern Iowa Today 85:1, p.2
1/1/2001 A look at the important anniversaries and programs; UNI presidents comment on their achievements; photo.
16 Robert Byrnes
Campus News Network 11:6, p.Insert 1
10/9/2000 Robert Byrnes had a musical composition chosen to be part of an exam.
17 The University of Northern Iowa Family Weekend 2000 to be held Sept. 21-24
Public Relations News Release 2000:83, p.1
9/18/2000 Schedule of events to take place during the 26th annual Family Fest.
18 Robert Byrnes
Campus News Network 11:3, p.Insert 1
8/28/2000 Robert Byrnes gave a presentation on his carillon compositions.
19 Media Advisory: rebirth of tradition with University of Northern Iowa Convocation August 28; opportunity to interview Ben Carson
Public Relations News Release 2000:43, p.1
8/22/2000 The tradition of the convocation will be reinstated this year, with Ben Carson discussing the importance of education.
20 The University of Northern Iowa Varsity Men's Glee Club performs in Europe
Public Relations News Release 1999:333, p.1
3/30/2000 List of members in the Varsity Men's Glee Club who performed in Austria and Hungary for the club's Fortieth Anniversary Tour..
21 People to know: Robert Byrnes; playing a treasure for pleasure
Northern Iowan 95:14, p.9
10/16/1998 Profile on Campanile carillonneur Robert Byrnes; photo.
22 Former President Curris to be honored with renaming of business building
Trumpold--Lisa Ann (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:10, p.2
10/2/1998 Business Building will be renamed the Curris Business Building at ceremony today; photo.
23 The 23rd annual Family Fest Weekend at the University of Northern Iowa is packed full of activities
Public Relations News Release 1998:44, p.1
9/17/1998 October 2-4 UNI will host its 23rd annual Family Fest Weekend. Schedule of events given.
24 University of Northern Iowa Men's Glee Club performing in Europe over spring break
Public Relations News Release 1997:262, p.1
3/18/1998 Men's Glee Club, under direction of Robert Byrnes, to tour Europe March 13-22 with accompanist Tracey Meier.
25 25 years!
Campus News Network 8:11, p.2
1/26/1998 Robert Byrnes has played UNI's carillon for twenty-five years; photo.
26 A quarter century atop the bell tower
Northern Iowa Today 81:2, p.20
1/1/1998 Biographical sketch of carillonneur Robert Byrnes; photo.
27 Presentations/lectures/exhibitions: Robert Byrnes
Campus News Network 8:5, p.Insert 1
10/13/1997 Robert Byrnes performed carillon recitals in several locations in the U. S.
28 University of Northern Iowa prepares for 22nd annual "Family Fest" weekend Sept. 26-28
Public Relations News Release 1997:42, p.1
9/19/1997 Tours, tailgate party, open houses, and music scheduled for weekend along with other activities.
29 Presentations/lectures/exhibitions: Robert Byrnes
Campus News Network 7:21, p.Insert 1
7/7/1997 Robert Byrnes was a featured performer at the Guild of Carillonneurs in North America.
30 How many steps to 47 bells?
Northern Iowan 93:17, p.12
10/29/1996 Robert Byrnes plays the Campanile's carillon almost every evening; photo.
31 Robert Byrnes
Campus News Network 7:4, p.Insert 2
9/30/1996 Plays recitals.
32 The University of Northern Iowa prepares "Family Fest" Weekend September 27-29
Public Relations News Release 1996:38, p.1
9/16/1996 Several activities and programs are planned for Family Fest Weekend.
33 Robert Byrnes
Campus News Network 6:17, p.Insert 1B
5/6/1996 Conducted the UNI Varsity Men's Glee Club in Austria and Italy on European concert tour.
34 Northern Lights; a celebration honoring the 120th anniversary of the University of Northern Iowa
Campus News Network 6:16, p.2
4/22/1996 Schedule of events for 120th anniversary celebration.
35 University of Northern Iowa to celebrate its 120th anniversary with variety of activities April 20-27
Public Relations News Release 1995:324, p.1
4/17/1996 Activities are announced for the celebration of the 120th anniversary of UNI.
36 Bob Byrnes
Campus News Network 6:15, p.Insert 1
4/8/1996 Had his piece for carillon included on a new CD, "Carillon -Class of 1892 Bells".
37 Singing for their supper
Public Relations News Release 1995:281, p.1
4/1/1996 Men's Glee Club gives impromptu concert in a Rome restaurant.
38 University of Northern Iowa Varsity Men's Glee Club completes European Concert Tour over spring break
Public Relations News Release 1995:272, p.1
3/25/1996 UNI Men's Glee Club tours Europe during Spring Break. Students listed.
39 Campaniling: kiss & tell
Northern Iowan 92:11, p.supp., 2
10/3/1995 Brief history of Campanile and campaniling; photo.
40 14th annual benefit concert held this weekend
Northern Iowan 92:10, p.9
9/29/1995 Students and faculty to raise scholarship money.
41 University of Northern Iowa Glee Club to perform in Davenport, Pleasant Valley
Public Relations News Release 1994:387, p.1
4/13/1995 Men's Glee Club will perform in Davenport and Pleasant Valley High School.
42 The University of Northern Iowa School of Music presents" A Celebration of Women Composers" Wednesday, March 29
Public Relations News Release 1994:341, p.1
3/23/1995 Geneva Handy Southall and Helen Geyer will speak during a series of lectures featuring women composers at UNI.
43 Presentations/lectures/exhibitions: Robert Byrnes
Campus News Network 5:7, p.Insert 1
11/28/1994 Robert Byrnes presents concert in Springfield, Illinois.
44 Awards/honors/service: Robert Byrnes
Campus News Network 5:2, p.2
9/19/1994 Robert Byrnes performs concerts.
45 Assignment UNI
Public Relations News Release 0:491, p.1
4/18/1994 Weekly listings of activities and events at UNI.
46 University of Northern Iowa Glee Club to perform at New Hampton High School
Public Relations News Release 0:464, p.1
4/6/1994 UNI Glee Club to perform in New Hampton.
47 The University of Northern Iowa Glee Club to perform in Rochester
Public Relations News Release 0:455, p.1
4/4/1994 Rochester Methodist Church to host UNI Glee Club concert.
48 Glee Club takes a "European Vacation"
Northern Edition 2:9, p.1
3/16/1994 Will continue tradition of singing in Europe; photo.
49 The University of Northern Iowa prepares for Parents' Weekend November 12-14
Public Relations News Release 1993:174, p.1
11/8/1993 Activities announced for annual Parents' Weekend at UNI.
50 University of Northern Iowa Library is raising its roof--and having a party August 3
Public Relations News Release 1992:770, p.1
7/28/1993 A fourth floor is being added to Rod Library.


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