FREDERIKSBERG : DENMARK - S

*Location:

   Rådhus
   Smallegade
   Frederiksberg, København, Denmark
   LL: N 55.67839, E 12.53177
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*Carillonist:

   (none appointed)
*Past carillonists:
   Edwin Nielsen
   Axel Madsen

*Contact:

   Frederiksberg Kommune
   Smallegade 1
   DK-2000 Frederiksberg
   T: 38 21 21 21   F: 38 21 29 50
   E: raadhuset@frederiksberg.dk

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Bells by Sørensen.
   Installed by Jermin Larsen; two-manual
   electric keyboard replaces original
   mechanical action.
   Tower open to tourists, with view
   across Copenhagen.

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 48 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is F  in the middle octave
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in 20__
     with bells made by an unknown maker
   Prior history:
     In 1962, the keyboard was replaced
       by an unknown maker
     In 1953, the instrument was begun with 47 bells
       by the maker cited in Remarks above
   Auxiliary mechanisms: EnB   
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2020
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The town Website ...

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Sørensen bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.
Where the final phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of unknown bellfoundries, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all Danish traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Danish traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Danish traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in DK/Jylland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 23-Jun-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/06/04
   and on technical data last updated on 2020/06/22
*Photos:

(none available)

Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

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