- Five polished brass bellsand removable windcatcher for easy customization
- Overall Length: 32 inches Diameter: 3 inches
- Boxed Weight: 0.8 lb.
- Made in China
Looking for other Woodstock Chimes that sound good with one(s) you have? Garry Kvistad, founder of Woodstock Chimes, has a full list of suggestions. For this chime, he suggests these groups of Woodstock Chimes as they have connections either musically, culturally or historically to Woodstock Temple Bells® - Quintet, Brass:
Inspired by ancient Chinese bells, this set of five coordinating bells offers a restful tone.
Bells have been used throughout the ages to accompany dance, to provide comfort and to warn of possible danger. The Chinese were the first to control the pitch or note of a bell, making it possible for them to play tunes. Soon bells were being used to accompany worship. On New Year's Eve the bells in Buddhist temples are rung 108 times, once for each of the 108 worldly desires.
In the East bells have become very important and are often decorated with significant symbols. For centuries, tuned bells have been suspended in homes and temples to ward off evil and attract good luck and prosperity. Woodstock Temple Bells are inspired by these ancient bells and work in harmony with the wind to create gentle, soothing tones.