Rick Morain played the first live concert of the Mahanay Memorial Carillon Tower on Friday, June 9, 2017 as part of the Opening Cermonies of the 2017 Bell Tower Festival. Rick played a variety of tunes for the large crowd gathered around the tower from 6:15- 6:30 pm. Selections included
America the Beautiful, Ode to Joy, Green Green Grass of Home, The Whiffenpoof Song, The Water is Wide, Devoted to You, Simple Gifts (Appalachian Spring), Danny Boy, Misty, and Great Gate of Kiev.
Rick played a follow-up concert on Saturday at 3:15 pm playing some of the same selections.
On Sunday, Rick played the first Tower Tunes Daily Concert at 12:15 pm. His selections included:
Summertime, As Time Goes By, Galway Bay☘️, You’ve Got a Friend, Jamaica Farewell, The Entertainer, Sloop John B, Honky Tonk Woman, and finishing with his favorite, The Great Gate of Kiev.