LUXEMBOURG : LUXEMBOURG

*Location:

   Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Luxembourg
   (Liebfrauenkirche)
   Rue Notre-Dame
   Luxembourg (City), Luxembourg
   LL: N 49.60988, E 6.13113
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Secrétariat Paroissiale
   30, rue du curé
   L-1368 Luxembourg
   T: 222970-1   F: 222970-31

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard carillon of 38 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in 1966
     with  7 bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   Prior history:
     Previously, the instrument was begun with 31 bells
       by Causard     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1973
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The cathedral Website (in French) opens with a photo of the building, but has no information about these bells, and does not mention the 1985 fire in a belfry.

photos of the Cathedral (interior and exterior)

exterior photo

Building photos from Emporis Buildings
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Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Causard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

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

Index to all tower bell instruments in LU.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/09/14
   and on technical data last updated on 1992/06/06
*Photos:

(none available)


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