Covenant Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) East Morehead Street at Dilworth Road Charlotte, North Carolina, USA LL: N 35.21177, W 80.84347
Covenant Presbyterian Church 1000 East Morehead Street Charlotte, NC 28204-2888 T: (704)333-9071 F: (704)333-0386 Attn: Stephen Talley, Music Director H: (704)362-5348
For church services
New keyboard installed with 48th bell in January 2002; also a touch- sensitive practice clavier. Tower also contains a motor-swung bell by P&F (G, 1962).
Traditional carillon of 48 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D in the middle octave Transposition is up 2 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C C / C C 24 There is one missing bass semitone There is an identical practice console The instrument was enlarged in 2002 with 1 bell by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1969, the instrument was enlarged to 47 bells by Petit & Fritsen (5 bells were added in and/or remain from that work.) In 1966, the instrument was begun with 42 bells made by Petit & Fritsen No auxiliary mechanisms known Tower details: Height of console: 21 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 27 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 32 meters above ground Belfry openness: % Year of latest technical information source is 2004
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