SCHENECTADY - STJ : USA - NY

*Location:

   St.John the Evangelist Catholic Church
   Union Street at Union Avenue
   Schenectady, New York, USA
   LL: N 42.81460, W 73.93168
Site locator map  or  [ MapQuest map ]
Also see our own Map Use Hints.

*Player:

   Richard E. Campagnoni
   8 Mountainwood Drive
   Scotia, NY  12302-4606
   H: (518)399-1623

*Contact:

   St.John the Evangelist Church Office
   806 Union Street
   Schenectady, NY  12308-1304
   T: (518)372-3381   F: (518)372-0992
   - or -
   St.John the Evangelist Rectory
   812 Union Street
   T: (518)377-9607   F: (518)394-4663

*Schedule:

   Angelus

*Remarks:

   Tower tubes by Deagan, with two
   keyboards; installed by C.J.Lustig
   (original set), C.J.Gercken (adding
   auto player in 1930), R.Lofink (rebuild
   and expand in 1936).

*Technical data:

   Electric-keyboard carillon of 25 tubular bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in 1936
     with tubular bells made by Deagan      
   Prior history:
     In 1925, the instrument was begun with 20 tubular bells
       made by Deagan      
   Auxiliary mechanisms: IAE   
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 1936
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The church Website has a photo of the building, but it does not show a tower.  There is no history.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the J.C.Deagan Company.

Ranking among all tower tube instruments by size (number of notes).

Index to all tower tube instruments in NY.
Index to all tower bell instruments in NY.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 30-Nov-14
   based on textual data last updated on 2014/11/21
   and on technical data last updated on 2002/04/01
*Photos:

(none available)

Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

[TowerBells Home Page] [Site data top page] [Credits and Disclaimers] [Feedback]

Please send comments or questions to csz_stl@swbell.net