The Center Las Sendas East Saddleback Street, southeast of Brighton St. (near the 11th fairway) Mesa, Arizona, USA LL: N 33.48313, W 111.67741
Las Sendas Community Association 7900 East Eagle Crest Drive Mesa, AZ 85207 T: (480)357-8780 F: (480)357-7687 E: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com - or - Gary K. Walker (H) Red Mountain Academy, Inc. 1040 East Osborn Road, Suite 204 Phoenix, AZ 85014-5249 T: (602)828-2022 Hour strike at noon.
Hour strike at noon.
Bells cast in 1995. Only the lowest 24 notes are playable electrically, from 4-octave ivory keyboard with range C-C. Originally, traditional playing & practice keyboards were in climate- controlled storage awaiting construc- tion of final tower; these have been returned to Verdin. Tower moved twice since original installation. June 2010: 22 of the 24 non-electrified bells missing, presumed stolen.
Electric-keyboard carillon of 48 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the middle octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: G G 24/ ---- There is one missing bass semitone There is no practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1996 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Year of latest technical information source is 1997
Here is a photo (85 KB) of the original "temporary" bell tower, which was a steel framework clad in wood.
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 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 AZ.
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