St.Luke's Episcopal Church East Coulter Street near Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.03400, W 75.17058
St.Luke's Church 5411-21 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19144-2294 T: (215)844-8544 F: (215)844-0932 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Original semitone sharp 7th; added bells are sharp 4th and 3 trebles.
Electric-keyboard chime of 14 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: D#A# / ---- There are two added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1967 with 4 bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1892, the instrument was begun with 10 bells by Meneely/Wvlt Year of latest technical information source is 1974
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the
Meneely (Watervliet) bellfoundry.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
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 PA.
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