WACO - BU/3 : USA - TX

*Location:

   Chapel
   George W. Truett Theological Seminary
   Baylor University
   South 3rd Street at Dutton Avenue
   Waco, Texas, USA
   LL: N 31.55068, W 97.12050
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Truett Seminary
   1100 South 3rd Street / PO Box 97126
   Waco, TX 76798
   T: (254)710-3755  F: (254)710-7263
   E: Truett_Information@baylor.edu

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Touch-sensitive electric keyboard
   by Verdin.

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard carillon of 25 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C  in the treble octave
   Transposition is up one octave
   Keyboard range:     C C   /    NONE  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 2002
     with bells made by Paccard     
   Year of latest technical information source is 2004

*Links:

The seminary Website is also part of the Baylor Website.  The chapel spire is prominent in a group of exterior photos (the best is enlarged here).  It's also visible in a group of facility photos (the best is enlarged here).
The seminary is at #60 on the west central section of the campus map.

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

Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by 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 NY.

*Status:

   This page was built from the database on 21-Apr-07
   based on textual data last updated on 2007/04/20
   and on technical data last updated on 2004/02/25


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