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carillon,

in music: see bellbell,
in music, a percussion instrument consisting of a hollow metal vessel, often cup-shaped with an outward-flaring rim, damped at one end and set into vibration by a blow from a clapper within or from a hammer without.
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carillon

[′kär·ə‚län]
(engineering)
A musical instrument played from a keyboard with two or more full chromatic octaves of fine bells shaped for homogeneity of timbre.

carillon

1. A bell tower; a campanile.
2. A set of fixed bells, usually hung in a tower and struck by hammers.

carillon

Music
1. a set of bells usually hung in a tower and played either by keys and pedals or mechanically
2. a tune played on such bells
3. an organ stop giving the effect of a bell
4. a form of celesta or keyboard glockenspiel
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The infrastructure currently supporting the Carillon is now outdated and a program of remedial works has been established to address this.
Visitors will be able to visit the ground floor of the Carillon between 12pm-3pm and can climb the 138 steps to the viewing balcony for spectacular views of Loughborough and to see the tower's bells up close.
"On Sundays the carillon played the popular hymn tune, "We Love the Place o God".
The two strategic appointments strengthen the existing local sales presence for Carillon Tower Advisers and its ability to serve investors in the United Kingdom and Europe.
Carillon Tower Advisers' global multi-boutique model is closely aligned with its partner affiliates, which in addition to ClariVest and Eagle Asset Management include Cougar Global Investments, Scout Investments, and Reams Asset Management, a division of Scout Investments.
As an assistant professor who arrived at Michigan in 2015, Ng has carved out a reputation as both a master teacher of carillon and an international performer of the rare instrument that has at least 23 bells, is usually housed in a tower and is played from a keyboard and pedalboard.
Eagle Asset Management, ClariVest Asset Management and Cougar Global Investments are current affiliates of Carillon Tower, which performs sales, distribution and other services for these boutique asset management firms.
The carillon, believed to be one of only a few in the Diocese of Leeds, had been out of order for 45 years - but it has now been restored.
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"We want to go back to work," Momo, a member of the family that owns Le Carillon, said to the Local.
This is the mesmerising sound of the Bournville Carillon, one of Birmingham's hidden spaces.
This is the mesmerising sound of the Bournville Carillon, a musical instrument situated within Bournville Junior School.