First Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) 21st Street North* at 4th Avenue North (* = Richard Arlington Jr Blvd N) Birmingham, Alabama, USA LL: N 33.51817, W 86.80617
(Mrs.) Robin Vines (A) E: firstname.lastname@example.org*Past carillonist:
1977-2010 Muriel Teague
First Presbyterian Church 2100 4th Avenue North Birmingham, AL 35203-3304 T: (205)322-5469 F: (205)320-7475 E: church/@/fpcbham DOTorg
Sundays at noon; also special events, including Festival of Arts and Veterans Day.
Practice clavier is the original G&J 53-note main clavier from Park Avenue Baptist Church, New York.
Traditional carillon of 37 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is F# in the middle octave Transposition is up 6 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C C / C G There are no missing bass semitones There is a non-identical practice console The instrument was enlarged in 1961 with bells made by vanBergen Prior history: In 1924, the instrument was begun with 25 bells with bells made by Taylor No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details: Height of console: 10 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 15 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 18 meters above ground Belfry openness: 90% Year of latest technical information source is 1970
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