LORETO : ITALY - AN

*Location:

   Campanile Vanviatelliano
   Santuario della Santa Casa di Loreto
   Piazza della Madonna
   Via Castelfidardo
   Loreto, Ancona, Italy
   LL: N 43.44126, E 13.61015
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   (unknown)

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Bass bell, by Bernardino da Rimini,
   1515, in lower belfry; others by
   Luigi Baldini, Sassoferrato (1830),
   Francesco Franceschi, Ancona (1610),
   Lucio Broili, Udine (1960);
   electrified in 1960.

*Technical data:

   Chime-sized instrument or collection of  9 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F# in the bass octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1960
     with bells made by multiple makers
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1991
*Links:

The Italian Wikipedia article about the tower has a photo of it and describes the bells.

Having no principal maker, this chime is not indexed as such.

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 2022/03/15
   and on technical data last updated on 2022/03/24
*Photos:

(none available)

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