Seminario Arcivescovile
   (Archepiscopal Seminary)
   Venegono Inferiore, Varese, Italy
   LL: N 45.73454, E 8.90868
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   Segretariato per il Seminario
   Via Papa Pio XI, 32
   21040 Venego Inferiore (VA)
   T: 02 85 56 278
   E: segretariato/@/




   Cast by Angelo Bianchi, Varese.
   5 major diatonic bells mounted in the
   Ambrosian system, and usable;
   electric action unusable for many years

*Technical data:

   Carillon-sized instrument (without any workable playing mechanism) of 25 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is C# in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 1930
     with bells made by the maker cited in Remarks above
   Auxiliary mechanisms: W5nInO
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2021

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Italian non-traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Italian non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Italian non-traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in Italy.

   This page was built from the database on 28-Mar-22
   based on textual data last updated on 2022/03/27
   and on technical data last updated on 2022/03/27

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