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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 / by George Ashdown Audsley, LL. D.

New York : Dover Publications, Inc., 1965.
ISBN 9780486213149, 9780486213156, 0486213145, 0486213153

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Subjects Organ (Musical instrument) -- Construction.
Orgue -- Facture.
Description 2 volumes : illustrations, music, portrait ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1965.
Notes "Unabridged and corrected republication of the work first published by Dodd, Mead, and Company, New York, in 1905."
Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Volume I. The organ historically considered ; The position of the organ ; External design of the organ ; Decoration of the organ ; The church organ ; The concert-room organ ; The chamber organ ; Internal arrangement of the organ ; Acoustical matters connected with organ pipes ; The tonal structure of the organ ; The compound stops of the organ ; The tonal appointment of the organ ; Names and general particulars of organ stops : ancient and modern ; Suggestions for the introduction of a systematic organ stop nomenclature -- Volume II. The weakness and the augmentation of the treble ; Borrowing and duplication ; Tablature and compass of the organ ; The swell in the organ ; The manual claviers ; The manual couplers ; The pedal clavier ; The pedal couplers ; The tracker action ; The slider and pallet wind-chest ; The relief pallet ; The pneumatic lever ; The ventil wind-chest, mechanical ; Tubular-pneumatic action ; The ventil wind-chest, pneumatic ; The draw-stop action ; The pneumatic couplers ; The combination action ; Wood pipes : and the materials used in their construction ; Wood pipes : and their modes of construction ; Metal pipes : and the materials used in their construction ; Metal pipes : and their modes of construction ; Scales of labial pipes ; Reed pipes : and their modes of construction ; The art of voicing ; Pitch, tuning, and regulating ; The tremolant ; Construction of the swell-box ; The expression-lever ; The anemometer ; The bellows and its accessories ; Electricity in organ-building.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)225672
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WorldCat Identities Audsley, George Ashdown, 1838-1925,
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