Presley Tower Pat Neff Hall (Administration) Baylor University Founder's Mall (7th Street at Baylor Avenue) Waco, Texas, USA LL: 31.54572, W 97.12165
Lynnette G. Geary (C) 916 Susan Street Waco, TX 76706-4931 H: (254)662-4523 W: (254)710-3361 F: (254)710-3639 E: Lynnette_Geary@Baylor.edu*Past carillonist:
1988-2006 Dr.Otis Herbert (Herb) Colvin (C) (d.2011)
School of Music Baylor University Waco, TX 76798
Swinging bells are bass C,D,E. Carillon replaced a 25-note Deagan tubular chime from 1939 (see BU/1).
Traditional carillon of 48 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C C / C C 24 There is one missing bass semitone There is an identical practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1988 with bells made by Paccard Auxiliary mechanisms: S3E24 Tower details: Height of console: 17 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 23 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 28 meters above ground Belfry openness: 60% Year of latest technical information source is 1991*Links:
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