North & south towers Cathédrale St.Pierre Rue Guillaume Farel Genève (Geneva), Switzerland LL: 46.20092, E 6.14864
Paroisse de Saint-Pierre 24 Place du Bourg de Four CH-1204 Genève T: 022/319 71 90 F: 022/319 71 95 E: paroisse /@/ saintpierre-geneve DOTch
North tower (accessible by the public) contains two swinging bells, the largest being "La Clémence", 6 tons, G0, recast in 1902. The other six bells are in the south tower. Notes and years of the 7 smaller bells: C1 1845, E1 1473, G1 1609, A1 2002, C2 1845, C#2 1509, E2 15th c. (no longer used). Central spire contains a carillon (see STP/2).
Rope-swung peal of 8 bells Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: (G) C -- / NONE The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The whole instrument was completed in 2002 by the maker cited in Remarks above Auxiliary mechanisms: nM Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2007*Links:
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