This third volume of The Encyclopedia of Keyboard Instruments includes articles on the organ family of instruments. It features articles on famous players, composers, instrument builders, the construction and maintenance of the instruments, and related terminology. The contributors include major scholars of music and musical instrument history from around the world. This is the first complete reference on this important family of keyboard instruments and will be indispensable to any person or institution interested in the organ.These range from one manual with pull-downs to two manuals and independent Pedal en tirasse (with couplers) with up to twenty stops. ... Of German descent, Bohn acquired his training by participating in an installation by Rieger. He built hisanbsp;...
|Author||:||Douglas Earl Bush, Richard Kassel|
|Publisher||:||Psychology Press - 2006|