The Berkeley Carillon Guild is a student organized and run guild of players of the Berkeley Carillon. The guild consists of present and former students, townspeople and the professional staff of the carillon.
The Guild is an organization within the Associated Students of the University of California (ASUC), which provides funding for guild activities.
The guild schedules carillon practice times on Friday and Saturday from 6:10-7:00
The Berkeley Carillon Guild offers a Democratic Education at Cal course (Music 98 and Music 99, pass/fail)
Learn to Play the Sather Tower Carillon, open to all university students.
The guild provides outreach to the campus community through a variety of other means, and has a brochure and a T-shirt available.
In October of 2008 members of the guild visited the Stanford Carillon, where Tim Zerlang, Stanford’s carillonneur, hosted us with a talk on the carillon, Hoover tower, and the automatic playing drum, as well as letting us play the newly enlarged and renovated instrument.