O.L.Vrouwetoren (Grote Kerk) Torenstraat at Reigerstraat Breda, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands LL: N 51.58914, E 4.77491
Paul Maassen E: p_maassen/@/hotmail DOTcom info/@/paulmaassen DOTcom*Former carillonist:
1975-2012 Jacques Maassen (d.2013)
Tuesdays & Fridays, 1030-1130
44 G&J bells installed by Eijsbouts, apparently with an old bass bell; some stolen in WW II. Keyboard of 1965 replaced before 2006, and again in 2016.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the bass octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: A#C / A#G There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1965 with 35 bells made by Eijsbouts Prior history: In 1929, the instrument was enlarged to 45 bells by Gillett & Johnston (14 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1723, the instrument was begun with 40 bells by an unknown maker (0 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: M Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2019
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