LANGLEY : CANADA - BC

*Location:

   Campanile
   Trinity Western University
   Glover Road
   Langley, British Columbia, Canada
   LL: N 49.14051, W 122.60191
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*Player:

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*Contact:

   University Communications
   Trinity Western University
   7600 Glover Road
   Langley, BC  V2Y 1Y1
   T: (604)888-7511
   E: brouwer@twu.ca
   *US Postal Address:
     PO Box 1409
     Blaine, WA  98231-1409
   - or -
   Jennifer Watton, Public Relations
   C: (604)513-2027x3341
   F: (604)513-2061   E: media@twu.ca

*Schedule:

   Automatic chime at the hour; also at
   1055 before chapel services during term.

*Remarks:

   Added semitones sharp 4th, flat 7th,
   flat 9th, flat 10th.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard chime of 15 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G# in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     G#C#  /    NONE  
   There are four added semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 2000
     with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Year of latest technical information source is 2012

*Links:

On the University Website, the campus map shows the location of the Bell Tower.  A photo gallery shows the tower on page 5 (or see just the photo here).  There is a news release about the dedication of the chime (July 2000).

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in BC.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 30-Jan-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2012/01/20
   and on technical data last updated on 2012/01/20


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