St.Andrew's Episcopal Cathedral East Capitol Street at West Street Jackson, Mississippi, USA LL: N 32.29948, W 90.18395
John Paul, Organist-Choirmaster T: (601)354-1535x136 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
St.Andrew's Cathedral 305 East Capitol Street Jackson, MS 39201-3404 T: (601)354-1535 E: email@example.com
Electronic control system with keyboard for either live or recorded play. Original added semitone was flat 7th; expansion added trebles and all common semitones except minor sixth.
Electric-keyboard chime of 17 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: G D / NONE There are five added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1999 with 6 bells by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1937, the instrument was begun with 11 bells by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 2003
A photo (64KB) of the facade and tower from the north
(The creature in the green lawn chair is a pink catfish;
it's part of a city-wide art project celebrating the "catfish capitol of the world".)
A photo (38KB) of the tower from the northeast
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
Where 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 chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in MS.
This page was built from the database on 23-Jul-09 based on textual data last updated on 2009/07/19 and on technical data last updated on 2003/06/08
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