Stadsbeiaard (city carillon)
Sint Germanuskerk (S.Germain) Trapstraat at Wolmarkt Tienen (Thienen, Tirlemont), Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium LL: N 50.80585, E 4.93912
Luc Rombouts, stadsbeiaardier (A) T: 015/20 68 00 C: 475-69 06 69 E: luc DOTrombouts @ telenet DOTbe
Sunday 1130 September-June
Original instrument by Witlockx (one of two surviving); other bells by van Aerschodt, Michaux.
Traditional carillon of 54 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown. The instrument was enlarged in 1963 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1920, the instrument was enlarged to 42 bells by Michiels In 1723, the instrument was begun with 35 bells by the maker cited in Remarks above (22 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1971
This page was built from the database on 10-Aug-15 based on textual data last updated on 2015/08/05 and on technical data last updated on 1979/08/07
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