Noyes Memorial Carillon
House of Hope Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) Summit Avenue at Avon Street (N) St.Paul, Minnesota, USA LL: N 44.94198, W 93.13342
David W. Johnson (C) 820 Holly Avenue St.Paul, MN 55104-7136 C: (651)399-5891 E: email@example.com*Past carillonists:
1923-28 R.Buchanan Morton (d.) 1928-29 Theophil Rusterholz 1929-30 Gordon Kindy (d.) 1930-42 Donald Jones (d.) 1942-87 Theophil Rusterholz (1907-2001) 1987-93 Dennis W. Reppen (d.)
House of Hope Presbyterian Church 797 Summit Avenue St.Paul, MN 55105-3392 T: (612)227-6311 F: (651)227-9969
Meneely recast 3 bells and retuned most of the rest. The 1959 enlargement included one more bell by Bigelow. The 1985 recasting replaced three Michiels bells. The 1991 enlargement included replacement of the frame, clappers and action.
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 a practice console The instrument was enlarged in 1991 with 1 bell made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1985, 3 bells were recast or replaced with bells made by Paccard (3 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1959, the instrument was enlarged to 48 bells by Paccard (11 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1951, the instrument was enlarged to 40 bells by Bigelow (12 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1951, 8 bells were recast or replaced by Bigelow (8 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1951, 10 bells were recast or replaced by Petit & Fritsen (10 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1926, some bells were recast or replaced by Meneely/Wvlt (0 bells remain from that work.) In 1923, the instrument was begun with 28 bells by Michiels (3 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details: Height of console: 24 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 25 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 28 meters above ground Belfry openness: 80% Year of latest technical information source is 2013
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