Ellis Tower Main Hall University of Montana (formerly Montana State University) Missoula, Montana, USA LL: N 46.86014, W 113.98387
Barbara Ballas*Past carillonist:
1969-92 John C. Ellis (d.1992) 19??-2011 Nancy J. Cooper
Shirley Howell, Dean School of Fine Arts University of Montana Missoula, MT 59812 T: (406)243-4970 - or - Nancy J. Cooper Music Department, University of Montana Missoula, MT 59812 W: (406)243-2080 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
1977 playing keyboard by Verdin. Tower named in 1992 in memory of John C. Ellis. Practice keyboard by Verdin, 1993, 53 notes.
Traditional carillon of 47 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F in the middle octave Transposition is up 5 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C C / C C 23 There are two missing bass semitones There is a non-identical practice console The present keyboard was installed in 1977 by the maker cited in Remarks above Prior history: In 1953, the complete instrument was installed with bells made by vanBergen Auxiliary mechanisms: H Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2005
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