Theodore C. Butz Memorial Carillon
Chicago Botanic Garden Lake-Cook Road (County Line Road), east of Edens Highway (U.S.41) Glencoe, Illinois, USA LL: N 42.14497, W 87.78865
Wylie Crawford (C) 1700 East 56th Street, Apt.3302 Chicago, IL 60637-5097 H: (773)288-2333 E: Wylie@Crawford.net
Chicago Botanic Garden (Su) Attn: Michelle Cinqui *parcel: 1000 Lake-Cook Road Glencoe, IL 60022 *postal: PO Box 400 Glencoe, IL 60022-0400 T: (847)835-6906 F: (847)835-6840 E: MCinqui@ChicagoBotanic.org
Monday at 7pm, mid-June thru August (some by guests)
Edens Highway may have been renamed Skokie Highway (per Google Maps). Keyboard & transmission renovated by Meeks,Watson in early 2015.
Traditional carillon of 48 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C C / C C There is one missing bass semitone The whole instrument was installed in 1986 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Auxiliary mechanisms: Q Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1986*Links:
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