UTRECHT - STGM : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   Sint Gerardus Majella Kerk
   Vleutenseweg and Thomas a Kempisweg
   Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
   LL: N 52.09530, E 5.08600
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*Player:

   (unknown)
*Past carillonneurs:
   Peter Bremer
   Wim Westerop

*Contact:

   H.Gerardus Majella Parochie
   Vleutenseweg 517
   3532 HK  Utrecht
   T: 030/2931474
   E: info@gerardusmajella.nl

*Schedule:

   Apparently disused now.

*Remarks:

   Three basses also swing.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 35 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G  in the middle octave
   Transposition is up  7 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     C C   /    ----  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1954
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen (except for 2)
   Year of latest technical information source is 1966

*Links:

The church Website mentions the carillon and the family which donated it.  Another page has a photo of the tower.

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.Utrecht.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 16-May-08
   based on textual data last updated on 2008/05/06
   and on technical data last updated on 1992/01/15


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