Sint Laurenstoren N.H.Kerk (Groote Kerk) Rotterdam, Zuid Holland, Netherlands LL: N 51.9246, E 4.4776
Gerard de Waardt - and - Geert Bierling E: gbierling /@/ kpnplanet DOTnl
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A in the bass octave Transposition is down 1 semitone(s) Keyboard range: G#C 42/ A#G There are two missing bass semitones There is no practice console The instrument was enlarged in 1963 with bells made by Eijsbouts Prior history: In 1940, the instrument was enlarged to 44 bells by Petit & Fritsen (0 bells remain from that work.) Previously, the instrument was enlarged to 39 bells by an unknown maker (0 bells remain from that work.) In 1661, the instrument was begun with 35 bells by Hemony (28 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 1976
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.Zuid-Holland.
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