Blanche Brown Coltrane Memorial Carillon
Evangelical Lutheran Church of St.James (ELCA) Union Street & Corban Avenue Concord, North Carolina, USA LL: N 35.407, W 80.579
Mark Frye, Director of Music Ministries
Lutheran Church of St.James 104 Union Street South / PO Box 684 Concord, NC 28025-0684 T: (704)786-0166 F: (704)786-0299
Original bells from Heiligerlee; which foundry cast 5 added is not clear. Original church bell, by J.Bernhard of Philadelphia, 1845, still in use.
Electric-keyboard carillon of 28 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the treble octave Transposition is unknown Keyboard range: ---- / NONE There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1970 with bells made by vanBergen Prior history: In 1966, the instrument was begun with 23 bells by vanBergen Year of latest technical information source is 1986
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the vanBergen bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the vanBergen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NC.
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