Military Museum of Vitautas the Great Kaunas (Kovno), Lithuania LL: N 54.9, E 23.9
Giedrius Kuprevicius Rokiskio 12-1 Kaunas 233005 T: Kaunas 22 55 19 E: email@example.com Giedrius.Kuprevicius@gmail.com - and - Raimundos Eimontas - and - Julius Vilnonis T: 7/220484 E: firstname.lastname@example.org*Past Carillonneur:
Victoras Kuprevicius (1900-1992)
Automatic play at noon daily.
Cast 1935; installed 1937, replacing the earlier chime. Planned expansion may add two basses and 12 trebles. Also in tower: Lithuanian Liberty Bell, cast in Chicago, IL, 1919, 98 cm diam., rung by rope & lever; and a 3-ton Russian bell, 184 cm diameter, 1901, formerly in Garrison Church of Kaunas.
Traditional carillon of 36 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G# in the middle octave Transposition is up 3 semitone(s) Keyboard range: F F / F -- There is one missing bass semitone The whole instrument was installed in 1935 with bells made by Michiels Prior history: In 1922, a complete instrument of 8 bells was installed by an unknown maker (0 bells remain from that work.) No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1992
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