Bethesda Evangelical Covenant Church
   East State and Washington Streets
   Rockford, Illinois, USA
   LL: N 42.26640, W 89.06153
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   Elsie Seibel, Organist
   - and -
   Ron Anderson, Organist


   Bethesda Church
   2101 East State Street
   Rockford, IL  61104-1553
   - or -
   118 Washington Street
   Rockford, IL  61104-1539
   T: (815)397-4212   F: (815)397-6768




   Tower tubes by Deagan;
   action replaced by Schulmerich.
   Note range assumed from Deagan's
   general advertising material.

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of 20 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D  in the middle octave
   Transposition is nil (concert pitch)
   Keyboard range:     D A   /    NONE  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1928
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2000

The church Website has a photo of the tower on the About Us page.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.

Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).

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   This page was built from the database on 11-Oct-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2012/10/10
   and on technical data last updated on 2004/12/31

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