Bowen-Tilton Memorial Carillon
Goddard Chapel Tufts University (formerly Tufts College) Professors Row at Latin Way Medford, Massachusetts, USA LL: N 42.40707, W 71.11963
Timothy Nelson, Chapel Music Director T: (617)548-6140 E: firstname.lastname@example.org*Past players:
Chaplain Wm. (Scotty) McLennan
Music Department Tufts University Medford, MA 02155 T: (617)628-5000 [main switchboard]
One Meneely/Troy bell (probably the third-largest) installed 1908.
Electric-keyboard carillon of 25 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 1965 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1926, the instrument was begun with 10 bells by Meneely/Troy (0 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 1986
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Meneely (Troy) bellfoundry.
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 North American non-traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in MA.
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