The StPeter-StPaul-StJohn-StLuke Bells
Christ Church Cathedral South Farwell & East Lake Streets Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA LL: N 44.80934, W 91.49654
Christine Schaaf, Organist - and - George Upthall, Organist
Christ Church Cathedral 510 South Farwell Street Eau Claire, WI 54701-3723 T: (715)835-3734 F: (715)835-3552 E: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
For Sunday services; also Cambridge (Westminster) quarters on the hour and half hour only, with hour strike on the lowest note, 9am-7pm.
Previous report of 11-15 bells was wrong; four quarter bells (including the present bass) were cast in 1976 but not installed until late 1977; two added before 1987; next 4 added in 1987; final 4 installed 1996. Keyboard is 4 octaves, and sits beside organ console.
Electric-keyboard chime of 14 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the middle octave Transposition is up 10 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C G / NONE There are two added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1996 with 4 bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1987, the instrument was begun with 8 bells by Petit & Fritsen (but 4 are older) Year of latest technical information source is 2006
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of 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 chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in WI.
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