Woodside Church (ABC/UCC) (First Baptist Church of Flint) East Court Street at Beard Street Flint, Michigan, USA LL: N 43.01877, W 83.67006
Dr. Quincy Dobbs, Minister of Music
Woodside Church 1509 East Court Street Flint, MI 48503-6202 T: (810)767-4911 F: (810)767-4151 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Original installation (1952) was 2 1/2 octaves, but in 1957 the bells were replaced (or the trebles removed) to yield the present chime. Added semi- tones are sharp 4th and flat 7th. Original Deagan automatic player was replaced by a Maas-Rowe control system in late 1980s.
Electric-keyboard chime of 12 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the treble octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There are two added semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1952 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Year of latest technical information source is unknown
Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American chimes by weight (pitch).
Ranking among all North American chimes by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in MI.
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