St.Thomas Church (Episcopal) Fifth Avenue at West 53rd Street New York, New York, USA LL: N 40.76058, W 73.97582
Julie J. Zhu (C) E: email@example.com*Past carillonist:
St.Thomas Parish Office 1 West 53rd Street New York, NY 10019-5496 T: (212)757-7013 E: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Sunday before 11am & 4pm services
Meneely/West Troy bells destroyed by fire 8/8/1905. Practice keyboard almost identical, missing top C on manual.
Traditional carillon of 26 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is B in the bass octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: B C / B C There are no missing bass semitones There is a non-identical practice console The instrument was enlarged in 2004 with bells made by Taylor Prior history: In 2003, the instrument was enlarged to 25 bells by Taylor In 2002, the instrument was enlarged to 23 bells by Taylor In 1929, the instrument was begun with 21 bells by Taylor In 1874, a complete instrument was installed with 10 bells by Meneely/Wvlt (0 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: nE Tower details: Height of console: 30 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 42 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 44 meters above ground Belfry openness: 15% Year of latest technical information source is 2018
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