Fondren Science Building Southern Methodist University Daniel Avenue at Airline Road Dallas, Texas, USA LL: N 32.84619, W 96.78370
Lorn L. Howard (A) Edgemere, Apt.8203 8523 Thackery Street Dallas, TX 75225-3925 H: (214)361-2135 W: (214)768-3022 F: (214)768-3085 E: Howard@seas.SMU.edu
Southern Methodist University Dallas, TX 75275 T: (214)692-2000
M-F 4:50 p.m.
Rehung in 2006, with new controls by Chime Master Systems and new strikers by Eijsbouts; keyboard on ground floor.
Electric-keyboard carillon of 25 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the middle octave Transposition is up 10 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C D / NONE There are two missing bass semitones There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1952 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Year of latest technical information source is 1991
Where 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 non-traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in TX.
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