Mary Park Nutt Memorial Chime
The First Church, Congregational (UCC) Concord & Lowell Streets Nashua, New Hampshire, USA LL: N 42.76556, W 71.46701*Former location (May-Oct.1893; first 10 bells only):
Machinery Hall (southeast tower) World's Columbian Exposition Chicago, Illinois, USA
First Church 1 Concord Street Nashua, NH 03064-2364 T: (603)882-4861 F: (603)882-1610 E: firstname.lastname@example.org - or - Joseph R. Olefirowicz, Minister of Music E: email@example.com
Original bells were returned to the foundry after the Exposition closed, for expansion to the present chime; both installations designed by Frank P. Lotz of Covington, Ky.; installed here by George Vanduzen; dedicatory recital played by Mr. Lotz; added semitones are F#, A#, C# (sharp 4th, flat 7th, sharp octave). Major restoration in 1998.
Traditional chime (chimestand) of 15 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C G / NONE There are three added semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1894 with bells made by Vanduzen Prior history: In 1893, the instrument was begun with 10 bells with bells made by Vanduzen No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1994
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