(gift of George G. Allen and William R. Perkins, Duke Endowment)
Chapel West Campus Duke University Duke University at Chapel Drive Durham, North Carolina, USA LL: N 36.00172, W 78.93969
Joseph Fala, interim carillonneur and staff specialist for Chapel music Box 90883 Durham, NC 27708 T: (919)684-3855 E: email@example.com*Past carillonists:
5Je1932 ded. Anton Brees (d.) 1932-33 Lawrence Apgar 1932-56 Anton Brees (part time) 19??-64 (various students) 1965-2018 J. Samuel Hammond (C)
Luke Powery, Dean of the Chapel Duke University Durham, NC 27708-0974 T: (919)684-2572 E: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Mon-Fri 5:00-5:15 p.m.; Sunday before and after 11a.m. Chapel service
Rehung with new frame, transmission, clappers & keyboard by Taylor, 1992. The University and its chapel have Methodist roots in their history, but the chapel is interdenominational. The name "Allen & Perkins Carillon", formerly given here, was never formally attached to the instrument. Practice keyboard in same room with playing keyboard.
Traditional carillon of 50 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the bass octave Transposition is down 3 semitone(s) Keyboard range: A#C / A#C 26 There is one missing bass semitone There is a practice console The present keyboard was installed in 1992 by Taylor Prior history: In 1932, the complete instrument was installed with bells made by Taylor Auxiliary mechanisms: IE Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1996
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