PARIS - STO : FRANCE - 00

*Location:

   Église Ste-Odile
   Av. Stéphane Mallarmé
     near Rue de Courcelles
   Paris (XVIIe), [Seine,] France
   LL: N 48.88697, E 2.29331
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*Carillonist:

   Mathilde Bargibant
*Past carillonneurs:
   1950-98 Mlle. Jacqueline Goguet
   1970s-2012 Patrice Botteau  (d.Ja2012)

*Contact:

   Paroisse Sainte-Odile
   2, Avenue Stephanie-Mallarme
   75017 Paris
   T: 01 42 27 18 37   F: 01 40 53 84 30
   E: sainteodile75017@gmail.com

*Schedule:

   Sundays and holidays at noon

*Remarks:

   Bells ordered in 1939, cast in 1941,
   hidden during WW II, installed 1949.
   Restored 1993 by Luc Michiel, Mechelen.
   3 sub-basses swing.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 26 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is up one octave
   Keyboard range: CFA)C C   /    ----  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1949
     with bells made by Paccard     
   Auxiliary mechanisms: S3    
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2013
*Links:

The French Wikipedia article on the building has a photo of the tower but does not mention these bells.

The church Website has a small drawing of the building, and a page about the bells.

Where 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 tower bell instruments in France/Paris.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  7-Feb-13
   based on textual data last updated on 2013/01/31
   and on technical data last updated on 2013/01/30
*Photos:

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