Idlewild Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) Union Avenue (U.S.64 & 70) at South Auburndale Street Memphis, Tennessee, USA LL: N 35.13592, W 90.00311
from Harlan Room on 2d floor of adjacent building, via spiral iron stairs.*Carillonist:
David A. Caudill, Jr., Senior Carillonneur 41 South Morrison Street Memphis, TN 38104-4110 C: (901)598-0998 W: (901)726-4681 F: (901)725-4535 E: SydneyDAC2001@yahoo.com firstname.lastname@example.org - and - Peggy McClure, Associate Carillonneur 387 Roseland Place Memphis, TN 38111 H: (901)327-3773 C: (901)409-2313 E: email@example.com - and - Thomas Bridgewater, Student Carillonneur - and - Chip Houston, Student Carillonneur*Past carillonists:
ded.21My2000 Jeff Davis (C) 1999-2006 Paul T. Hicks (1938-2008)
Idlewild Presbyterian Church 1750 Union Avenue Memphis, TN 38104-6144 T: (901)726-4681 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
1600 Mon,Fri; 1200 Tue-Thu
Baton keyboard and playing cabin installed with last increment of bells. Original electric action (including Westminster quarters) removed later. Swinging bells are bass C,F,G,A. Practice clavier (with digital sound) in education building. Video from playing cabin and audio from belfry to fellowship hall.
Traditional carillon of 48 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C C / C C 24 There is one missing bass semitone There is an identical practice console The instrument was enlarged in 1999 with bells made by Paccard Prior history: In 1983, the instrument was enlarged to 23 bells by Paccard In 1981, the instrument was begun with 11 bells by Paccard Auxiliary mechanisms: S4 Tower details: Height of console: 16 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 21 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 25 meters above ground Belfry openness: 40% Year of latest technical information source is 2000
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