KIEL : GERMANY

*Location:

   Klosterkirche
   Falckstraße & Klosterkirchhof
   Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
   LL: N 54.32422, E 10.13929
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*Carillonist:

   Dr.Gunther Strothmann
   T: 0431/31788
   E: gunther.strothman@gmx.de
   - and -
   Gerd Heinrich
   T: 0431/784664
   E: g.u.heinrich/@/ t-online DOTde
   - and -
   Volker Scheibe
   T: 04661/2757
   - and -
   Reinhild Kunow
   

*Contact:

   Kieler Kloster
   Falckstraße 9
   D-24103 Kiel
   E: ute.strutz/@/lka.nordkirche DOTde

*Schedule:

   Autoplay daily 1200,1500,1800;
   monthly concerts 1st Saturday 1100

*Remarks:

   Bells by A.Bachert, Karlsruhe, and
   R.Perner, Passau; carillon built by
   Otto Buer, Neustadt/Holstein.  Smallest
   bells have suspended external
   clappers.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 50 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There is one missing bass semitone
   The instrument was enlarged in 2005
     by the maker cited in Remarks above
   Prior history:
     In 1999, the instrument was begun with 45 bells
       with bells made by the maker cited in Remarks above
   Auxiliary mechanisms: E     
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2014
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The Website of the Kiel Cloister has a small photo of the tower, and a long page about the carillon.

Because it is not yet clear which foundry made which part of this carillon, it is not yet indexed by maker.

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

Index to all traditional carillons in Germany.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Germany:Schleswig-Holstein.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 31-Aug-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2014/08/07
   and on technical data last updated on 2014/06/10
*Photos:

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