Dennis Curry (C)
420 Suffield Avenue
Birmingham, MI 48009-4639
H: (248)338-0420 C: (248)508-7050
F: (248)626-4924 E: DCarillon@AOL.com
2200 North Squirrel Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4401
T: (248)370-3184 F: (248)370-3182
Quarter & hour strikes.
Summer series, 8pm most Fridays
Electro-pneumatic autoplay through the
Traditional carillon of 49 bells
Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave
Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
Keyboard range: C C / C C 25
There are no missing bass semitones
There is an identical practice console
The whole instrument was installed in 2013
with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
Auxiliary mechanisms: QH
Tower details not available
Year of latest technical information source is 2013
The university Website has a
about the carillon, with photos from the groundbreaking ceremony, 19 Apr 2013.
Use the Website's own search facility to find older news articles, press releases, etc.
article has more details.
A page about the tower has an
artist's rendering of it, a timeline of construction,
and information about the donation and the donors.