ZURICH - BK : SWITZERLAND

*Location:

   Bijouterie Kurz
   Bahnhofstrasse at Werdmühlestrasse
   Zürich, Switzerland
   LL: N 47.34503, E 8.53905
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*Contact:

   Bijouterie Kurz
   Bahnhofstr.80
   CH-8001 Zürich
   T: 044/219 77 77   F: 044/219 77 78
   E: bahnhofstrasse /@/ juwelierkurz DOTch

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 31 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1982
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2007
*Links:

The company Website has no depictions of its buildings.

GCCS photo of the automatic carillon and clock

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

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

Index to all tower bell instruments in Switzerland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/10/22
   and on technical data last updated on 2007/10/22
*Photos:

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