KEARNEY : USA - NE

*Location:

   Kearney State College
     Mem'l Carillon Tower
   Univ. of Nebraska at Kearney
   West 24th Street at 9th Avenue
   Kearney, Nebraska, USA
   LL: N 40.70066, W 99.09581
Site locator map

*Contact:

   University of Nebraska at Kearney
   905 West 25th Street
   Kearney, NE  68849
   T: (308)865-8000   F: (308)865-8102
   E: osethj@unk.edu

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Remarks:

   Given to honor the Peterson and Yanney
   families.

*Technical data:

   Electric-automatic carillon of 24 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is not applicable
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The whole instrument was installed in 1985
     with bells made by Paccard     
   No auxiliary mechanisms known
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2003
*Links:

On the UNK Website, The tower is pictured on a directory page.  But there is no information about the bells themselves.
A more recent news release about music played, includes three photos of the bell tower as well as its history.

Where this work lies in the sequence of output of the Paccard bellfoundry, in this region and in the world.

Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by weight.
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all North American non-traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NE.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on  8-Sep-20
   based on textual data last updated on 2020/08/28
   and on technical data last updated on 2003/07/15
*Photos:

(none available)

Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.

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