ASTEN - HMP : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   H.Maria Presentatie R.K. Kerk
   (OLV-Toren)
   (Church of the Presentation of Mary)
   Kerkstraat at Wilhelminastraat
   Asten, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
   LL: N 51.40288, E 5.74424
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*Carillonist:

   Rosemarie Seuntiëns
   E: rosemarie.seuntiens/@/home DOTnl
*Past carillonist:
   19??-2015 Arie Abbenes   (A)

*Contact:

   H. Maria-Presentatie Kerk
   Wilhelminastraat 3
   NL-5721 Asten

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   3 other swinging bells in the tower,
   including hour bell.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 56 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in unknown year
     with bells made by an unknown maker
   Prior history:
     In 1980, the instrument was enlarged to 55 bells
       by Eijsbouts   
     In 1966, the instrument was begun with 49 bells
       with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Auxiliary mechanisms: E37S2 
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2015
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The carillonneur's Website

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all traditional carillons in Netherlands.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NL.Noord-Brabant.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 14-Oct-15
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/10/03
   and on technical data last updated on 2015/10/10
*Photos:

(none available)

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