Carillon Tower University of California University Avenue near I-215/Cal.60 Riverside, California, USA LL: N 33.97334, W 117.32817
David Christensen (C) 12355 16th Street Yucaipa, CA 92399-1749 H: (909)794-4644 W: (951)827-3245 E: DaCapo8@aol.com firstname.lastname@example.org*Past carillonists:
1966-76 Lowell Smith (C) 1976-77 Patti Ouimette, Interim (C) 1977-87 Margo Halsted (C)
Music Department University of California 900 University Avenue Riverside, CA 92521 T: (951)827-3245
Mondays 1200-45 during academic year (Oct-Jun) plus special events.
Hour strike "O God Our Help" (first phrase only, except full tune at noon) Elevator to 14 steps below keyboard. Original installation by Arthur Bigelow (perhaps his last one); this is a near-twin to East Northfield, which was installed in the same year.
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 G There is one missing bass semitone There is an identical practice console The whole instrument was installed in 1966 with bells made by Paccard Auxiliary mechanisms: H* Tower details: Height of console: 39 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 43 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 48 meters above ground Belfry openness: 50% Year of latest technical information source is 1994*Links:
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