Loreto Cloister Museum Tower Loretánské námesti Hradcany Praha (Prague), Czech Republic (formerly part of Czechoslovakia) LL: N 50.08925, E 14.39157
Loreto Prague Loretánské nám.7 118 00 Praha 1 - Hradcany T/F: 220-516-740 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bells by Claude Fremy, cast 1683-91; oldest extant Dutch carillon outside the Netherlands. Installation was completed by local clockmaker in 1695; unknown whether that included keyboard. One bell was replaced in the 18th c. Three small bells are not connected to the drum, and perhaps not to keyboard.
Traditional carillon of 30 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the treble octave Transposition is up one octave Keyboard range: C F / C C The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The whole instrument was installed in 1690 by the maker cited in Remarks above Year of latest technical information source is 2010
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of miscellaneous bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in Czech Republic.
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