Duff-Armington Memorial Carillon
Old Main Building Westminster College Maple and South Chestnut Streets New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 41.11976, W 80.33208
Raymond H. Ocock, Professor Emeritus and College Carillonneur 47 Valley View Drive New Wilmington, PA 16142-1833 H: (724)946-8047 - and - Dr. Paul M. Musser, Volunteer Carillonneur 216 East Vine Court New Wilmington, PA 16142-1219 H: (724)946-2114 - and - Debra L. Johnson, (C) Visiting Carillonneur 4280 Bethel-New Wilmington Road New Wilmington, PA 16142-2004 H: (724)946-2732 W: (724)656-5387 - and - Jason Perry, Student Carillonneur Campus PO 849 Westminster College New Wilmington, PA 16172-0001
Department of Music Westminster College New Wilmington, PA 16172-0001 T: (800)942-8033 E: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com & via Webform at westminster.edu
Before Sunday Vespers; occasionally for special events.
New trebles installed Summer 2006, filling spaces in existing keyboard. Previous report of replacement of four bells in 1978 expansion was incorrect. Also in tower is the Victory Bell (maker unknown), rescued from the fire which destroyed the original Old Main.
Traditional carillon of 42 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the middle octave Transposition is up 10 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C G / C G There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 2006 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1978, the instrument was enlarged to 35 bells by Petit & Fritsen In 1935, the instrument was begun with 12 bells by Meneely/Wvlt No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2006
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