Hôtel de Ville (Town Hall) Place des Terreaux Lyon (Lyons) 1er, Rhône, France LL: N 45.76761, E 4.83449
Charles Dairay E: cdairay/@/ch-saint-amand-les-eaux.fr*Past carillonneurs:
1919-39 Jean-Louis Debard 1952-86 André Combe (d.1986) 1987-2003 Jean-Bernard Lemoine
Announced thru weekly press, at 1215 or 1815 October-April, 1215 and 2100 May-September.
Carillon by Burdin, Ainé, Lyon, with keyboard by Désiré Somers of Mechelen, was inaugurated 11 Nov 1919; later also variously reported as 28 or 40 bells. 9 Burdin bells replaced in 1989, and 8 more in 1996. Now approximately five octaves.
Traditional carillon of 65 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The instrument was enlarged in 1996 with 8 bells made by Paccard Prior history: In 1991, the instrument was enlarged to 61 bells by Paccard (36 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1989, 9 bells were recast or replaced with bells made by Paccard (9 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1919, the instrument was begun with 25 bells with bells made by the maker cited in Remarks above (8 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: M Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2020
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