Holy Name of Jesus Church (RC) 6367 St.Charles Avenue, at Audubon Park New Orleans, Louisiana, USA LL: N 29.93449, W 90.12218
Holy Name of Jesus Parish Center 6220 LaSalle Place New Orleans, LA 70118-6236 T: (504)865-7430 F: (504)866-3391 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Associated with Loyola University. Chimestand in shambles, original trans- mission disconnected in belfry; but is restorable. Freestanding electric keyboard in balcony. Added semitones sharp 4th and flat 7th. Parish also has original bell (1892), by Henry Stuckstede of St.Louis.
Electric-keyboard chime of 13 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C#F# / NONE There are two added semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1921 with bells made by McShane Year of latest technical information source is 2003
An architectural tour around the building has several unusual photos. If you have a high-speed Internet connection, it is worth the time to go through all the pages of the tour.
from Emporis Buildings
(See also our Emporis Advice.)
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the McShane bellfoundry.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in LA.
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