Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church 1225 Chestnut Drive High Point, North Carolina, USA LL: N 35.95484, W 80.02969*Original location (1920-1967):
North Main Street
Dr.Michael Dougherty, Director of Music E: MDougherty@WesleyMemorial.org
Wesley Memorial Church 1225 Chestnut Drive High Point, NC 27262-4666 T: (336)884-2204 F: (336)884-4313
Before or after church services. Cambridge (Westminster) quarters.
Added semitones are the usual flat 7th plus unusual minor 3d and its octave; the upper major 3rd is missing. Was first electrified about 1940; keyboard and strikers replaced in 2003 by Vanbergen.
Electric-keyboard chime of 13 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: D G / NONE The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The whole instrument was installed in 1967 with bells made by McShane in 1920 Year of latest technical information source is 2004
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the McShane bellfoundry.
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 NC.
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