BARNEVELD - R : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   Raadhuistoren (City Hall)
   Raadhuisplein
   Barneveld, Gelderland, Netherlands
   LL: N 52.139, E 5.586
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*Carillonist:

   Boudewijn Zwart
   Hooglandseweg 18
   3864 PV  Nijkerkerveen
   T: (033)253 7786   C: (06)5342 5680
   E: info/@/bellmoods DOTcom

*Contact:

   De Barneveldse Beiaard
   Secretariat
   Noordersingel 60
   NL-3781 XK Voorthuizen
   E: goutsreunis @ planet DOTnl

*Schedule:

   Fri 9-10, alternate weeks

*Remarks:

   Bells tuned in 1/5-comma mean tone
   (Gottfried Silbermann).

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 44 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G  in the treble octave
   Transposition is up 19 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     --G   /    C --  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1998
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   Auxiliary mechanisms: M34E  
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2008
*Links:

The Website of the association "The Barneveld Carillon" (in Dutch) covers all three instruments in this town.

The Website of Boudewijn Zwart (in Dutch/English) has a description and playing schedule (and sometimes also a photo) of each of the carillons which he plays (see Towers); City Hall.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, 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:Gelderland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 20-Sep-15
   based on textual data last updated on 2015/09/09
   and on technical data last updated on 2012/03/09
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