O.L.V. Basiliek (was Hoofdkerk St.Martinus until 1946) Kardinaal Cardijnstraat Halle (Hal), Vlaamse Brabant, Belgium LL: N 50.73670, E 4.23708
Eddy Mariëm E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Four older bells by Waghevens (1518), van Aerschodt (1849) and others. Causard made about half of the 1892 carillon.
Traditional carillon of 54 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is up 7 semitone(s) Keyboard range: F C 44/ F G 25 There are two missing bass semitones The instrument was enlarged in 1972 with 44 bells made by Sergeys Prior history: In 1920, the instrument was enlarged to 44 bells by Michaux (6 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1892, the instrument was begun with 31 bells by Causard (0 bells remain from that work.) Year of latest technical information source is 2012
Tower photo from the southeast
Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Causard bellfoundry,
in this region
and in the world.
Where the second phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Michaux bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Sergeys bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Belgian traditional carillons by year of completion.
Index to all traditional carillons in BE.
Index to all tower bell instruments in BE/Vlaamse-Brabant.
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