ROSTOCK - U : GERMANY-DDR

*Location:

   Fünfgiebelhaus
   Kröpeliner Straße at Universitätsplatz
   Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
     (was Rostock), Germany
   LL: N 54.0885, E 12.1345
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*Carillonist:

   Olaf Sandkuhl
   Warnowallee 23
   18107 Rostock
   T: 0381 / 769 98 63
   E: info @ musikstudio-sandkuhl DOTde

*Contact:

   Universität Rostock
   Universitätsplatz 1
   18055 Rostock
   E: pressestelle@uni-rostock.de

*Schedule:

   Saturday 1200

*Remarks:

   Bells by Schilling, VEB Waren

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 32 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the itty-bitty octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There is one missing bass semitone
   The whole instrument was installed in 1986
     by the maker cited in Remarks above
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details: 
     Height of console:                  0 meters above ground
     Height of lowest level of bells:    4 meters above ground
     Height of highest level of bells:   8 meters above ground
     Belfry openness:  98%
   Year of latest technical information source is 1988
*Links:

A DGV page about this carillon gives details, and has photo of the wall-mounted bells but not their surroundings.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Schilling bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

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:Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 25-Oct-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2012/10/22
   and on technical data last updated on 1992/03/04
*Photos:

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