Vredesbeiaard (Peace Carillon)
Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk (Church of Our Lady) Kard.Mercierstraat at Jan van Ophemstraat Aarschot, Vlaams-brabant, Belgium LL: N 50.98517, E 4.83206
11Nov2018 inaug. Jo Haazen
AGB het Gasthuis E: toerisme/@/aarschot DOTbe
51 bells (one for each country that participated in WW I) includes 49 new carillon bells by Eijsbouts plus two of the three existing (1950) swinging bells by Michiels (also reported by François Sergeys). 5-octave keyboard has treble octave dropped.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is up 5 semitone(s) Keyboard range: A#C 61/ A#C 25 There are two missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 2018 with bells made by Eijsbouts No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 2018*Links:
This page was built from the database on 8-Mar-20 based on textual data last updated on 2020/03/07 and on technical data last updated on 2019/03/05
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