Toenendes Erz dat Graz (Sounding bronze of Graz)
Gottfried Maurer residence Glockenspielplatz Abraham-a-Santa-Clara-gasse Graz, Steiermark, Austria LL: N 47.07125, E 15.44134
Das Glockenspielhaus Stempfergasse 1 A-8010 Graz T: 0664/141 17 09 F: 0316/322742-4 E: office /@/ glockenspielhaus DOTat - or - Stadtverwaltung Magistrat Graz 8010 Graz-Rathaus T: 0316/872-0 E: stadtverwaltung /@/ stadt.graz DOTat
Daily at 1100, 1500, 1800. Tunes changed five times each year.
800-pin mechanical drum with three animated figures. Bequeathed to the city of Graz in 1929. Original bells, by Peter Hilfer (Wiener Neustadt), were taken for war materiel in WW II; restored with bells by Grassmayr. (Report of the original instrument being in the city hall is erroneous.)
Mechanical-automatic carillon of 24 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the treble octave Transposition is not applicable Keyboard range: ---- / ---- There are no missing bass semitones All bells were recast or replaced in 1956 by the maker cited in Remarks above Prior history: In 1905, a complete instrument of 24 bells was installed by the maker cited in Remarks above (0 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1966
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