BRUSSELS - P : BELGIUM

*Location:

   Parliament
   (Maison des Parliamentaires /
     Huis van de Parlementsleden)
     (Paleis der Natie /
     Palais des Nations)
   Natieplein
   Bruxelles / Brussel, Brabant, Belgium
   LL: N 50.845, E 4.364
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*Player:

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*Contact:

   Paleis der Natie
   Dienst der Gebouwen
   Natieplein 2
   1008 Brussel
   T: 02/518 91 11

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 37 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is up one octave
   Keyboard range:     --D   /    C --  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The instrument was enlarged in 1988
     with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Prior history:
     In 1985, the instrument was begun with  9 bells
       by Eijsbouts   
   Year of latest technical information source is 1991
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.

*Links:

Descriptive article (in Dutch, with tower photo) from the VBV (Vlaamse Beiaard Vereniging)

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

Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all traditional carillons in BE.

Index to all tower bell instruments in BE/Brussels.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 10-Feb-10
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/01/26
   and on technical data last updated on 2008/02/19


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