North tower San Jose (St.Joseph) Church Mandaue Plaza Mandaue, Central Visayas, Cebu Island, Philippines LL: N 10.32711, E 123.94231
The National Shrine of St.Joseph Mandaue City PH-6014 Cebu T: (32)344-3354 - or - 346-8476
Carillon-sized instrument or collection of 23 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the treble octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There are two missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in unknown year with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Year of latest technical information source is 2008
Photo of belfry
Night photo of facade and towers
An 8-minute video includes brief views of the twin towers of the church.
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all Asian & Pacific Rim non-traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Asian & Pacific Rim non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Index to all tower bell instruments in Philippines.
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