Memorial Chapel The Culver Academies (formerly Culver Military Academy) Indiana Highway 10 Culver, Indiana, USA LL: N 41.22510, W 86.40319
John Gouwens, (C) Academy Carillonneur and Organist The Culver Academies 1300 Academy Road, #133 Culver, IN 46511-1291 H: (574)842-2183 W: (574)842-8387 F: (574)842-8481 E: GouwenJ@Culver.org John.Gouwens@culver.org*Past carillonists:
ded.Oct.1951 Kamiel Lefévere (d.) 1951-54 Alan Ross (1921-2001)(C) 1954-57 James Kohn 1957-67 Milford Myhre (C) 1967-80 Robert Kamrow (d.2012)
Chaplain's Office The Culver Academies Culver, IN 46511 H: (574)842-3779
For Sunday services; 4 pm Saturday in summer.
The last North American installation by G&J, and their last complete carillon. Renovated by Taylor, 1982. Originally Cambridge (Westminster) quarters; now has unique quarters by John Gouwens, 0745-2030. Independent transmission for electro-pneumatic tune player, heard daily at 5 pm. Bourdon swings.
Traditional carillon of 51 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is B in the bass octave Transposition is down 1 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C D# / C C 24 There is one missing bass semitone There is an identical practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1951 with bells made by Gillett & Johnston Auxiliary mechanisms: S1Q*14 Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1996*Links:
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