MALMEDY : BELGIUM

*Location:

   Cathédrale SS-Pierre-Paul-et-Quirin
   (Kathedraal St.Quirin)
   Pl.du Châtelet at Rue Jules Steinbach
   Malmedy (Malmédy), Liège, Belgium
   LL: N 50.42664, E 6.02776
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*Carillonist:

   Sylvain Michel

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   For some festivals

*Remarks:

   Old bells by J.Legros.  Uncertain which
   tower holds these bells.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 40 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in unknown year
     with bells made by Michiels    
   Prior history:
     In 1786, the instrument was begun with 35 bells
       by the maker cited in Remarks above
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2012
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The ACW Website has a clickable photo of the tower.

Wikipedia photo of the tower

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of miscellaneous bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Michiels 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/Liège.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 30-Nov-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2012/11/18
   and on technical data last updated on 2012/11/02
*Photos:

(none available)


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