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The art of organ-building

George Ashdown Audsley

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

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Published by Dodd,Mead, and company; [etc., etc.,] in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organ (Musical instrument) -- Construction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprofusely illustrated. By George Ashdown Audsley ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML552 .A92
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13525007M
    LC Control Number06003670
    OCLC/WorldCa1576028

    The of organ building Building an organ - the largest and most complex musical instrument of all - takes a huge amount of material, craftsmanship, time and money. Frequently it takes several years of planning and construction until the pipe organ is finally completed, and there are many different crafts involved in the process. Audsley publishes The Art of Organ-Building. G. A. Audsley, published Saint Edward the Confessor Roman Catholic Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is dedicated 16 October. William J. Audsley dies 23 May at West 88th Street apartment, New York City, at age Mary Audsley, wife of G. A. Audsley, dies 7.

    Art definition is - skill acquired by experience, study, or observation. How to use art in a sentence. Synonym Discussion of art. Volume 2 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, compound stops of .

    Hardcover. Condition: Good. 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. Gilt Spine titled burgundy cloth. Some cover wear. Bumped corners. Chipping on spine ends. Some silverfish damage to cover. Organ building is the profession of designing, building, restoring and maintaining pipe organs.. The organ builder usually receives a commission to design an organ with a particular disposition of stops, manuals, and actions, creates a design to best respond to spatial, technical and acoustic considerations, and then constructs the profession requires specific knowledge of such.


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Organ Building References. The following is a list of references I found useful in designing and building my organ. Websites. Laukhuff Orgelteile and Orgelbau - This is a very comprehensive organ building catalog with lots of great pictures of all the components of a mechanical action organ.

They also give scales for all the varieties of pipes. These are the pipe scales I used for my organ. George Ashdown Audsley (September 6, – J ) was an accomplished architect, artist, illustrator, writer, decorator and pipe organ designer who excelled in many artistic fields but is perhaps best known today for having designed the Wanamaker Organ in Philadelphia.

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