NEW YORK - HTC : USA - NY

*Location:

   The Church of the Holy Trinity (Episc.)
   East 88th Street btwn 1st & 2nd Avenues
   New York, New York, USA
   LL: N 40.77850, W 73.94975
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*Player:

   Dr. Stephen Jon Hamilton,
     Minister of Music
   E: shamilton@holytrinity-nyc.org

*Contact:

   The Church of the Holy Trinity
   316 East 88th Street
   New York, NY  10128-4909
   T: (212)289-4100   F: (212)289-4155
   E: mailbox@holytrinity-nyc.org

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Added semitone is flat 7th.

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 10 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave
   Transposition is up  3 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     C D   /    NONE  
   There is one added semitone
   The whole instrument was installed in 1898
     with bells made by Meneely/Troy
   Year of latest technical information source is 2010

*Links:

The church Website offers several views of the tower on various pages, and mentions these bells on the Architecture page (which can be found from the History sub-menu).

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Meneely (Troy) 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 NY.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 25-Aug-10
   based on textual data last updated on 2010/06/30
   and on technical data last updated on 2010/06/20


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