Cathédrale Nôtre-Dame de Paris Ile de la Cité Paris, [Seine,] France LL: N 48.85316, E 2.34900
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris 6 Parvis Notre-Dame Place Jean-Paul II 75004 Paris T: (01)42 34 56 10 E: (Webform) www.notredameparis.fr
Eight new bells in south tower, cast by Cornille-Havard in 2012, replace four swinging bells from 1856 there; new light bourdon "Marie" (6 tons) in north tower (by Eijsbouts, 2012) joins 1685 heavy bourdon "Emmanuel" (13271 kg) which remains; thus the pre-Revolutionary configuration is restored. Also 3 clock bells in central spire and 3 more (disused) within the church, all from 1867. Notes: G#,A#,B,C#,D#,F,F#,G#,A#
Motor-swung peal of 10 bells Pitch of heaviest bell (excluding sub-bourdon) is G# in the bass octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: (F#)G#A# / NONE The arrangement of tones and/or semitones is non-standard; see Remarks above. The whole instrument was installed in 2013 with bells made by Cornille-Havard (except for 2) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2013*Links:
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