Queen Ingrids Carillon
Sankt Gertruds kirke Torvet Grenå, Nordjyllands Amt, Denmark LL: N 56.41357, E 10.87570
Per Rasmus Møller Nørregade 4 8550 Ryomgaard T: 8639 4048 E: prm /@/ km DOTdk
Grenaa kirkekontoret Storegade 6 DK-8500 Grenaa T: 8632 1415 E: grenaa DOTkirkekontor /@/ c DOTdk grenaa DOTsogn /@/ km DOTdk
Automatic at 9,12,15,18,20,22 daily, except hourly 9-20 in Jul,Aug,Dec; live concerts frequently.
North European standard keyboard by Eijsbouts; prepared for 49 bells (bass B flat + 6 more trebles) Tower also contains 3 swinging bells by Claus van Dam, Kobenhavn, 1648 - the oldest set of bells cast by a single founder in a single year, in any Danish church.
Traditional carillon of 42 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the middle octave Transposition is up 7 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C F# / C G There is one missing bass semitone The instrument was enlarged in 2010 with bells made by Paccard Prior history: In 2008, the instrument was enlarged to 37 bells by Paccard In 1995, the instrument was begun with 21 bells by Paccard Year of latest technical information source is 2011
The parish Webpage (in Danish) has a small photo of St.Gertruds church in the upper left corner; unfortunately it is not clickable for a larger version. (The clickable photo in the upper right corner shows a bell house, but it is not clear whether it is at St.Gertruds church or at St.Peters church.)
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world. Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world. Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all Danish traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all Danish traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Danish traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all traditional carillons in DK.
Index to all tower bell instruments in DK/Jylland.
This page was built from the database on 22-Oct-11 based on textual data last updated on 2011/01/22 and on technical data last updated on 2011/01/22
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