Plumb Memorial Carillon
Chapel Tower Trinity College Summit and Vernon Streets Hartford, Connecticut, USA LL: N 41.74918, W 72.69197
Ellen Dickinson (C) 69 Auldwood Road Stamford, CT 06902-7815 H: (203)323-0600 E: Ellen.Dickinson@gmail.com email@example.com - and - Trinity College Carillon Guild c/o Office of the Chaplain Hartford, CT 06106*Past carillonists:
1932-43 Remsen Brinckerhoff Ogilby, President and Chaplain (d.1943) 1943-46 (none) 1946-47 (not identified) 1947-48 J.O.Bird, W.H.Blake, J.Brush'50 1948-49 J.O.Bird '49, W.H.Blake '49 1949-50 G.H.Hickok '50 and others 1950-51 G.E.Becker '51, D.K.Sullivan 1951-55 Chaplain G.B.O'Grady 1951-52 G.Clem, R.Hibbs, D.Sullivan 1952-53 G.H.Clem '53, D.K.Sullivan '53 1953-54 J.R.Bradley, R.L.Fleming, D.C.Rohlfing, G.J.Willis 1954-55 R.L.Fleming, G.J.Willis 1955-56 Richard L. Fleming '56, Chairman 1956-58 Rolfe A. Lawson '58, Master Robert M. Olton '59, Assistant 1958-59 Robert M. Olton '59, Master Carl S.Zimmerman '61, Assistant 1959-61 John E. Thrower '61, Master Carl S. Zimmerman '61, Assistant 1961-62 Bruce A. Thayer '62, Master 1962-64 William T. Bowie '64, Master 1964-65 E. William Chapin '65, Master 1965-66 William R. Carlson '66, Master Gilbert G. Campbell '67, Ass't Charles Kurz, II, '67, Ass't 1966-71 (not identified) 1971-73 David W. Shively '73, Master 1973-75 Suzanne Gates '75, Master Andrea McCrady '75, Assistant 1975-78 Daniel Kerry Kehoe '78, Master 1978-80 (not identified) 1980-81 Neil C. Dunay '81 1981-84 Laura Dyson '84, Senior C. 1982-2007 Daniel Kerry Kehoe '78, (C) Resident Carillonneur 2005-07 Suzanne Magassy, (C) Visiting International Carillonneur 2007-09 David M. Maker, Interim (C)
Office of Chapel Music T: (860)297-2014 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - Department of Public Relations Trinity College 300 Summit Street Hartford, CT 06106-3186 T: (860)297-2140
For chapel services during term; also 7pm Wednesdays in summer (guests).
4-octave practice console (now in playing room) is non-transposing; both keyboards are first GCNA standard. Original locally-made 30-note practice keyboard remains in tower.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is B in the bass octave Transposition is up 1 semitone(s) Keyboard range: A#C / A#C 25 There are two missing bass semitones There is an identical practice console The instrument was enlarged in 1978 with 27 bells made by Taylor Prior history: In 1932, the instrument was begun with 30 bells by Taylor (22 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details: Height of console: 25 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 33 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 38 meters above ground Belfry openness: 90% Year of latest technical information source is 1993
This page was built from the database on 22-Sep-15 based on textual data last updated on 2015/09/10 and on technical data last updated on 1993/03/23
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