Église Notre-Dame-en-Vaux Quai Notre-Dame at Rue de Vaux Châlons en Champagne (was Châlons-sur-Marne), 51 Marne, France LL: N 48.95766, E 4.36343
Eric Brottier, carillonneur 6 rue des 7 moulins 51000 Châlons-sur-Marne T: 26 65 58 80 E: email@example.com
Bureau Socio-Culturel (Mairie) - or - Abbe Dhyvert 1, Place Notre-Dame-Chalons - or - Office du Tourisme
Also 6 swinging bells in other tower (but uncertain which is which!). City renamed in 1998.
Traditional carillon of 56 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is E in the middle octave Transposition is up 9 semitone(s) Keyboard range: G A / C D 26 There are two missing bass semitones There is no practice console The instrument was enlarged in 1978 with 18 bells made by Paccard Prior history: In 1955, the instrument was enlarged to 51 bells by Paccard (32 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1860, the instrument was begun with 55 bells by Bollée (11 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 1978
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Bollée 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 French traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all French traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all French traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all traditional carillons in France.
Index to all tower bell instruments in France/Marne.
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