ASTEN - FS : NETHERLANDS

   Mobile carillon Frank Steijns

*Location:

   Museum Klok & Peel
   Ostaderstraat near Rootweg
   Asten, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
   LL: N 51.40310, E 5.73350
*Former home (2006-2019):
   Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands
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*Player:

   (unknown)

*Contact:

   Museum Klok & Peel
   Ostaderstraat 23
   5721 WC Asten
   T: 0493-691865   F: 0493-697079
   E: info@museumklokenpeel.nl
   - or - 
   Frank Steijns
   E: info@franksteijns.com

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Bells hung in three movable racks;
   baton keyboard with touch-sensitive
   electric remote action.
   Original bells stolen in Dec.2009.
   Now on permanent loan to the Museum.

*Technical data:

   Carillon-sized instrument with action described in Remarks above of 43 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is G  in the treble octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   There are two missing bass semitones
   The whole instrument was installed in 2011
     with bells made by Petit & Fritsen
   Prior history:
     In 2006, a complete instrument of 41 bells was installed
       by Petit & Fritsen
       (0 bells remain from that work.)
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2012
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Petit & Fritsen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by year of completion.
Ranking among all Netherlands non-raditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Netherlands non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands non-traditional carillons by year of completion.
As a hybrid carillon, this is indexed as both traditional and non-traditional.

Index to all traveling carillons in the world.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NL/Noord-Brabant.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 26-Mar-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/03/21
   and on technical data last updated on 2012/08/22
*Photos:

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