HOLTE : DENMARK - S

*Location:

   Søllerød Slot (Castle)
   Holte, Københavns Kommune, Denmark
   LL: N 55.8, E 12.5
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*Player:

   Jørn Jørkov

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Final size also reported as 27 bells.
   Also two old clock bells for quarters
   and hour strike.
   Manual keyboard has been disconnected
   since 1980s.

*Technical data:

   Carillon-sized instrument (without any workable playing mechanism) of 26 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is E  in the treble octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in 1929
     with bells made by Michiels    
   Prior history:
     In 1928, the instrument was begun with 18 bells
       by Michiels    
   Auxiliary mechanisms: Q1H   
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2006
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Michiels bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Michiels 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 tower bell instruments in DK/Sjælland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  6-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2008/06/05
   and on technical data last updated on 2006/08/15
*Photos:

(none available)


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