Basilica of the Sacred Heart (RC) University of Notre Dame du Lac (Main quadrangle) Notre Dame, Indiana, USA LL: N 41.70225, W 86.23983
Mary Kay Davies H: (219)273-3048 - and - Daniel Bayliss
Basilica of the Sacred Heart Notre Dame, IN 46556 T: (219)631-7800 F: (219)631-4946
Alma Mater played automatically at 10am and 10pm daily.
Bells cast in 1856 by E.Bollée (or Bollée et Fils). Electric keyboard in vestry. Ting-tang quarters and hour strike on bass major triad of carillon. All traces of original automatic drum and a later manual mechanism removed. Great bourdon, 7 tons, cast by same foundry in 1867, once swung but is now tolled electrically; not connected to keyboards. Electric action and controls replaced by Smith Bell & Clock in 2016.
Traditional carillon of 23 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the middle octave Transposition is up 7 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C C / C C 11 There are two missing bass semitones The present keyboard was installed in 195? by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1856, the complete instrument of 23 bells was installed with bells made by Bollée Auxiliary mechanisms: Q2HI Tower details: Height of console: 21 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 28 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 30 meters above ground Belfry openness: 40% Year of latest technical information source is 2010
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