Hopeman Memorial Carillon
Rush Rhees Library River Campus University of Rochester Library Road Rochester, New York, USA LL: N 43.12849, W 77.62829
Doris Aman E: firstname.lastname@example.org*Past carillonists:
1973-89 David T. Caldwell (C) 1995-2003 Daniel Harrison 2006-08 Tiffany Ng (C)
Josef M. Hanson, Manager of Music Performance Programs 206 Todd Union River Campus Station Rochester, NY 14627-0052 T: (585)273-5157 F: (585)273-5337 E: email@example.com - or - Rush Rhees Library University of Rochester 755 River Road Rochester, NY 14627-0055 T: (585)275-4461
Summer series: 7pm Mon in July (guests)
The six smallest Meneely bells are now in Christ Church, 141 East Avenue, Rochester, together with an Eijsbouts treble (total 7). The remainder of the old bells were cut up in the tower for removal, and scrapped. Practice console in Spurrier Hall.
Traditional carillon of 50 bells Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is A# in the middle octave Transposition is up one octave Keyboard range: C C 48/(G) A#C 26 There are two missing bass semitones There is an identical practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1973 with bells made by Eijsbouts Prior history: In 1956, the instrument was enlarged to 19 bells with bells made by Petit & Fritsen (0 bells remain from that work.) In 1930, the instrument was begun with 17 bells by Meneely/Wvlt (0 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: E Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1973
This page was built from the database on 24-Oct-12 based on textual data last updated on 2012/10/21 and on technical data last updated on 1976/12/31
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