Children's carillon


   Domtoren (indoors)
   Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
   LL: N 52.09066, E 5.12132
*Former location (Taylors, 1957-2006):
   Disused (replaced), in this tower
*Original location (Taylors, 1933-57):
   Nicolaitoren (see UTRECHT - STN)
Site locator map
City locator maps and gazetteer page




   Utrechts Klokkenspel Vereneging
   E: info@klokkenspelvereniging.nl




   Location within tower not yet clear

*Technical data:

   Traditional chime (baton keyboard) of 20 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     G D   /    NONE  
   There are no missing bass semitones
   The instrument was enlarged in 2006
     with bells made by Eijsbouts   
   Year of latest technical information source is 2012
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.


News article (Aug'19): Utrecht Domtoren is undergoing restoration, and will be shrouded in scaffolding for the next few years; to be completed about 2023.

The first phase of this work is indexed from the page for UTRECHT - STN.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by pitch of largest bell.
Ranking among all Netherlands chimes by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NL/Utrecht.


   This page was built from the database on  9-Feb-12
   based on textual data last updated on 2012/02/01
   and on technical data last updated on 2012/02/01

Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

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