The art of organ-building: a comprehensive historical, theoretical, and practical treatise on the tonal appointment and mechanical construction of concert-room, church, and chamber organs

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Dover Publications, 1965 - Music - 612 pages
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Volume 1 of the fullest repository on organ building and history in English language. Includes outline of organ history, external design and decoration, internal arrangement and mechanical systems, acoustics and theories of sound-production in organ pipes, tonal structure and appointment, more. Complete with illustrations, tables, and specifications. Set includes 385 figures and 15 plates.

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Brilliant, a fascinating tour through the workings of the mechanical pipe organ. Volume two now! Read full review

Contents

CHAPtER PACE
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The Pneumatic Couplers 387
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The Combination Action 405
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