ALTE CECCATO : ITALY - VI

*Location:

   Chiesa di S.Paolo
   Piazza S.Paolo
   Alte Ceccato,
     Montecchio Maggiore, Vicenza, Italy
   LL: N 45.49572, E 11.43438
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   De Poli recast #7; expansion by
   Grassmayr

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (chimestand) of 12 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave
   Transposition is up  3 semitone(s)
   Keyboard range:     C E   /    NONE  
   There are no added semitones
   The instrument was enlarged in 2013
     with  2 bells made by the maker cited in Remarks above
   Prior history:
     In 2010,  1 bells were recast or replaced
       with bells made by De Poli     
       (1 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.)
     In 2004, the instrument was begun with 10 bells
       with bells made by De Poli     
       (9 bells remain from that work.)
   Auxiliary mechanisms: V     
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2022
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The Italian Wikipedia article about the city mentions Alte Ceccato as a "frazione" (component village), but does not describe it nor mention its church.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the De Poli bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the De Poli bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Grassmayr bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Italian chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Italian chimes by pitch of largest bell.
Ranking among all Italian chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Italy.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  4-May-22
   based on textual data last updated on 2022/03/24
   and on technical data last updated on 2022/03/24
*Photos:

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