ALMERE - C : NETHERLANDS

*Location:

   Kerkcentrum Goede Redetoren
   Kerkgracht at Torensteeg
   Almere-Haven, Flevoland, Netherlands
   LL: N 52.33605, E 5.22082
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*Carillonist:

   Gerda Peters
   E: gerda-menno/@/hetnet DOTnl
   - and -
   Bauke Reitsma
   E: baukereitsma/@/xmsnet DOTnl

*Contact:

   Kerkcentrum Goede Redetoren
   Kerkgracht 60
   1354 AM Almere-Haven
   T: 036 - 537 24 90
   E: kerkelijkbureau@pkn-almere.nl

*Schedule:

   (unknown)

*Technical data:

   Traditional carillon of 50 bells
   Pitch of heaviest bell is unknown
   Transposition is unknown
   Keyboard range:     ----  /    ----  
   The arrangement of tones and semitones is unknown.
   The instrument was enlarged in 1979
     with bells made by an unknown maker
   Prior history:
     In 1978, the instrument was begun with 47 bells
       by Eijsbouts   
   Auxiliary mechanisms: E     
   Tower details not available
   Year of latest technical information source is 2012
Additional information on the technical history of this instrument can be found in a database printout.
*Links:

The Website of the ecumenical center has two small photos of the building on the home page, and more elsewhere, but there is no mention of these bells.

The Website of the carillonneur has a page about this carillon, with a tower photo that may be clickable for a larger version.  Some technical information may also be available, though it may not be visible on some older Web browsers.

Where the initial phase of this work lies in the sequence of output of the Eijsbouts 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 Netherlands traditional carillons by pitch (weight).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by size (number of bells).
Ranking among all Netherlands traditional carillons by year of completion.

Index to all traditional carillons in Netherlands.

Index to all tower bell instruments in NL/Flevoland.

*Status:
   This page was built from the database on 19-Mar-21
   based on textual data last updated on 2021/03/17
   and on technical data last updated on 2012/12/18
*Photos:

(none available)

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