PARIS - STJB : FRANCE - 00

*Location:

   Église Saint-Jean Bosco
   Rue Alexandre Dumas at Rue Monte Cristo
   Paris, [Seine,] France
   LL: N 48.85502, E 2.39808
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Église Saint-Jean Bosco
   79, rue Alexandre Dumas
   75020 Paris
   T: 01 43 70 29 27   F: 01 43 70 60 87
   E: paroisse.st.jean.bosco@wanadoo.fr

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard carillon of 28 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G  in the middle octave
   Transposition is up  7 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     C F   /    ----  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1938
     with bells made by Paccard     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1973
*Links:

The French Wikipedia article on the building has a photo of the tower and mentions these bells.

The church Website opens with a drawing of the building; the first Visit page mentions the carillon.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all French non-traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all French non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all French non-traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in France/Paris.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  6-Feb-13
   based on textual data last updated on 2013/01/30
   and on technical data last updated on 1975/07/20
*Photos:

(none available)


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