Ellacombe Chime Support

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support for enthusiasts of all forms of tower bell chiming around the world

The original site at...

which sadly will be frozen soon by Google who are discontinued the editor for it.

The new version is at...

the contents list is here...

o      The history

o      Identifying towers that chime

o      Comparisons with Full Circle Ringing

o      Why chime?

o      Types of equipment

o      Alternative ways to chime

o      Bells out of tune

o      Risks

o      Clapper Chatter

o      Chiming styles

o      Re-commissioning and preparation

o      Sources of music

o      Call Change sequences

o      Playing techniques

o      Ellacombe Chimes simulator

o      At the beginning of a session

o      At the end a session

o      Concert performances

o      Selected YouTube videos

o      The 2021 worldwide celebration videos 

o      Our Aims

o      The authors

o      Contacting us


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a PFD version is here