Stanton Memorial Carillon
Campanile Iowa State University (originally Iowa Agricultural College) main quad, off Union Drive Ames, Iowa, USA LL: N 42.02548, W 93.64602
Tin-shi Tam (C) ISU Department of Music 057 Music Hall Ames, IA 50011-7164 W: (515)294-2911 F: (515)294-6109 E: TSTam@IAState.edu*Past carillonists:
1931-69 Ira Schroeder (d.) 1969-71 Bruce Eberle 1971-73 Marilyn W. Anderson (C) 1973-91 Richard H. von Grabow (C) 1991-92 Marilyn W. Anderson (C) 1992-94 (tower closed for renovation)
Stanton Memorial Carillon Foundation (Su) Iowa State University Alumni Assn. 420 Beach Avenue Ames, IA 50011-1430 F: (515)294-9402
Weekdays throughout the school year
New playing & practice keyboards by Verdin, 1994. Prior keyboard  had dropped bass G,A,B in manual and pedal. Cambridge (Westminster) quarters.
Traditional carillon of 50 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the bass octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: A#C / A#C 26 There is one missing bass semitone There is an identical practice console The present keyboard was installed in 1994 by the maker cited in Remarks above Prior history: In 1967, the instrument was enlarged to its present size with bells made by Taylor In 1956, the instrument was enlarged to 49 bells by Taylor In 1929, the instrument was enlarged to 36 bells by Taylor In 1899, the instrument was begun with 10 bells by Taylor Auxiliary mechanisms: Q4 Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2012
This page was built from the database on 10-Aug-15 based on textual data last updated on 2015/08/05 and on technical data last updated on 1999/12/29
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