St.Martin's Episcopal Church 122nd Street at Lenox Avenue (Malcolm X Boulevard) New York, New York, USA LL: N 40.80560, W 73.94663
Michael J. Smith 838 West End Avenue, Apt.4A New York, NY 10025-2777 H: (212)864-3802 C: (917)371-7223 E: email@example.com*Past carillonists:
19??-2000 Dionisio A. Lind (A) 19??-?? Kamiel Lefévere (d.)
St.Martin's Episcopal Church 230 Malcolm X Boulevard New York, NY 10027-6396 T: (212)534-4531
Silent since 2013 because of fears for tower structure
First carillon installed in USA after World War II. Swinging bells form major triad on the bourdon, which was rehung for this in 1951 when the other two were installed. Unusable practice console has same range but different dimensions.
Traditional carillon of 42 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is D# in the middle octave Transposition is up 3 semitone(s) Keyboard range: C G / C G There are two missing bass semitones The whole instrument was installed in 1949 with bells made by vanBergen Auxiliary mechanisms: S3 Tower details: Height of console: 16 meters above ground Height of lowest level of bells: 17 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: 23 meters above ground Belfry openness: 75% Year of latest technical information source is 1989*Links:
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