Shelmerdine Memorial Carillon
First United Methodist Church of Germantown 6001 Germantown Avenue, at East High Street Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA LL: N 40.03964, W 75.17781
Janet Tebbel, (C) Carillonneur and Assistant Organist 431 West Walnut Lane Philadelphia, PA 19144-3714 H: (215)848-3915 E: firstname.lastname@example.org*Past carillonists:
19??-?? W.Lawrence Curry 19??-?? Robert Kleinschmidt 1950s Jim Angell 19??-75 Fran Rogers
First United Methodist Church of Germantown 6001 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19144-2192 T: (215)438-3677 F: (215)438-3077 E: email@example.com
For Sunday services; summer guest series 1930 Mondays
1990 renovation removed 15 duplicate trebles, which had been disconnected since before 1948. 8-note taut-rope chiming rack (long since disconnected) on stair landing just above balcony level. Practice and playing consoles stand back-to-back in same room.
Traditional carillon of 50 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is A# in the bass octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: A#C / A#C 26 There is one missing bass semitone The instrument was enlarged in 1990 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1927, the instrument was begun with 48 bells by Taylor Auxiliary mechanisms: nL Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1991
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