NEW ULM : USA - MN

   Ted Schonlau Memorial Carillon

*Location:

   Schonlau Park Plaza
   4th Street North & North Minnesota St.
   New Ulm, Minnesota, USA
   LL: N 44.31702, W 94.46273
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*Contact:

   City of New Ulm
   100 North Broadway Street
   New Ulm, MN  56073
   T: (507)359-8233 (City Manager)
      or      -8259 (City Clerk)

*Schedule:

   Animated glockenspiel at 12,3,5 daily.

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 37 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1980
     with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Year of latest technical information source is 1991

*Links:

City page about the glockenspiel.

Photo and description from Glockenspiel USA.

Waymarking page, with 2 photos

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Index to all glockenspiels 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 MN.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 26-Dec-11
   based on textual data last updated on 2006/11/03
   and on technical data last updated on 1992/07/17


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