Beckering Family Carillon
DeVos Center Grand Valley State University West Fulton Street at Winter Avenue NW Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA LL: N 42.96363, W 85.68098
Prof. Julianne vanden Wyngaard (C) Suite 5, #195 1740 44th Street SW Wyoming, MI 49519-6421 H: (616)581-0622 W: (616)331-2112 F: (616)331-3100 E: JVWBellsMI@aol.com
Department of Music Grand Valley State University Allendale, MI 49401-9403 T: (616)895-3484 - or - University Communications Attn: Steven Ward T: (616)895-2221
Daily at either 1200 or 1700; Sunday at 1200 or 1215
Dedicated 8 Sep 2000. Entire installation by Paccard, except practice console by Eijsbouts.
Traditional carillon of 48 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C C / C C There is one missing bass semitone There is a practice console The whole instrument was installed in 2000 with bells made by Paccard Auxiliary mechanisms: E28 Tower details: Height of console: 22 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 27 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 32 meters above ground Belfry openness: 90% Year of latest technical information source is 2005*Links:
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