Myers Park United Methodist Church Queens & Providence Roads Charlotte, North Carolina, USA LL: N 35.19504, W 80.82714
Jimmy Jones, Director of Music T: (704)295-4809 E: email@example.com - or - Myers Park United Methodist Church *parcel: 1501 Queens Road 1020 Providence Road Charlotte, NC 28207 *postal: PO Box 6161 Charlotte, NC 28207-6161 T: (704)376-8584 F: (704)376-0423
Original added semitones were sharp 4th and flat 7th
Electric-keyboard carillon of 23 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is E in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: E E / ---- There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1995 with bells made by Taylor Prior history: In 1945, the instrument was begun with 14 bells by Gillett & Johnston Year of latest technical information source is 2000
Bing Maps bird's eye view showing both this tower and that of the traditional carillon in the same block.
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Gillett & Johnston bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Taylor bellfoundry, in this region and 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 NC.
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