The Specification of the Notre Dame Cathedral Organ

Antwerp, Belgium


Organ History
1645Built by de la Haye, Antwerp
1834Repaired by Folder, Brussels
Status
Unkown
Information Source
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

I. (Tracker - CC-f3 54 notes)
1.Montre16' 
2.Bourdon16' 
3.Montre8' 
4.Bourdon8' 
5.Flute traversière8' 
6.Gros Nazard5 1/3' 
7.Prestant4' 
8.Flute4' 
9.Nazard2 2/3' 
10.Doublette2' 
11.Tierce1 3/5' 
12.Fourniture  
13.Cymbale  
14.Cornet  
15.Bombarde16' 
16.Trompette8' 
17.Clarion4' 
18.Voix Humaine8' 
II. (Tracker - CC-f3 54 notes)
19.Montre8' 
20.Bourdon8' 
21.Prestant4' 
22.Flute4' 
23.Nazard2 2/3' 
24.Doublette2' 
25.Fourniture  
26.Cornet  
27.Trompette8' 
28.Haubois8' 
III. (Tracker - CC-f3 54 notes)
29.Montre discant8' 
30.Bourdon8' 
31.Prestant4' 
32.Flute4' 
33.Doublette2' 
34.Cromorne8' 
Pedal (Tracker - FFF-f 25 notes)
35.Montre16' 
36.Bourdon16' 
37.Prestant8' 
38.Bourdon8' 
39.Prestant4' 
40.Flute4' 
41.Fourniture  
42.Bombarde16' 
43.Trompette8' 
44.Clarion4' 



List of Organists
1491Jacob Obrecht (1451-1505)
1617-1627Dr John Bull (1563-1628)
1721Dieudonné de Raick (1702-1764)
1725-1731Willem de Fesch (1687-1761)
1731-1737Joseph Hector Fiocco (1703-1741)
1765-Pieter Joseph van den Bosch (c1736-1803)
1855-Joseph Callaerts (1830-1901)
Alex Paepen (1881-1965)
Émile X. Wambach (1854-1924)

Please note we have not yet completed the full cross index of organists to churches, &c.