BELGRADE : SERBIA

*Location:

   Temple of Saint Sava
   Belgrade (Beograd), Serbia
   (formerly part of Jugoslavia)
   LL: N 44.7981, E 20.4689
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*Contact:

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*Schedule:

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*Remarks:

   Bells by Grassmayr, largest 6.2 tons;
   bass note estimated.
   Not certain which of the four corner
   towers holds these bells.

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 49 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G  in the bass octave
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 2001
     by the maker cited in Remarks above
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2001
*Links:

Two articles about these bells, with photos (English translation provided)

Wikipedia photo of the bells
Wikipedia photo of the building including an occupied belfry

In the midst of a page of advertising is a slide show with photos of the building.  Unfortunately, none of them make clear which of the four corner towers holds these bells.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Grassmayr bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all European non-traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all European non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all European non-traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Serbia.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-Dec-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/10/26
   and on technical data last updated on 2007/10/26
*Photos:

(none available)


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