Henry D. Schneider Memorial Carillon
Trinity United Church of Christ (UCC) (was Trinity Reformed Church) Buck (Rt.532) and East Village Roads Holland, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.20351 W 74.95523*Original Location (1930-1968):
Trinity Evangelical & Reformed Church Broad and Venango Streets Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Scott Parry*Past carillonists:
19??-?? Remy Muller (d.19??) 1976-84 Fran Rodgers (d.19??) 19??-?? Janet Dundore (1920-2005)(C) 1984-99 Lisa J. Lonie (C)
Trinity Church 1400 Buck Road Holland, PA 18966-2653 T: (215)968-9668
For church services on some Sundays.
Oldest bells formed the second American-made carillon. Major renovation in 2000 by Meeks, Watson & Co., with new keyboard and action (radial for relocated trebles); previous playing keyboard was sold to an unidentified parishioner.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is up 3 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C C / C C There are no missing bass semitones There is no practice console The present keyboard was installed in 2000 by the maker cited in Remarks above Prior history: In 1976, the instrument was enlarged to its present size with bells made by Petit & Fritsen In 1955, the instrument was enlarged to 37 bells by Petit & Fritsen In 1930, the instrument was begun with 25 bells by Meneely/Wvlt No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2006
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