Kodak EasyShare CX7430 Photo #22 Carillonneur in the Tower at Longwood

The 5-octave carillon can be played by hand or automatically by a new touch-sensitive computer system. The bells are stationary and have 2 strikers each, one inside each bell connected by wires and levers to the manual keyboard that a carillonneur strikes with the hands, the other an external striker powered by an electromagnet and connected to the computerized recording/playback system.

Technical Details

1/77 s
5 mm
80 ISO