Definition of carillonneur in English:

carillonneur

noun

  • See carillon

    • ‘This instrument, with more than 100 tons of bronze bells and 72 English-made bells, is so captivating that the world's top carillonneurs come to perform on it.’
    • ‘Preceding it, ISU carillonneur Tin-shi Tam will provide music, and cookies and hot chocolate will be served.’
    • ‘Other famous carillonneurs were Antoon Brees, Riverside Church of New York and Cranbrook Church in Detroit, and Camiel Lefevre of Bok Tower in Florida.’
    • ‘The hour-long recitals on the cathedral's 49-bell carillon will be given by the resident and guest carillonneurs.’
    • ‘The festivities begin at 5 p.m., when Iowa State carillonneur Tin-shi Tam begins a pre-lighting concert.’

Pronunciation

carillonneur

/ˌkarɪljəˈnəː//ˌkərɪləˈnəː//ˌkaˈrɪlənəː/