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Details of Cathedral, Lucerne, Switzerland


Organ History
1651Built by Johann Geissler of Salzburg
Status
Unknown
Sources
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
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I. Hauptwerk ( CC-e3 53 notes)
1.Nachthorn16 
2.Prestant8 
3.Hohlflote8 
4.Salicional8 
5.Gemshorn4 
6.Quintflote2 2/3 
7.Nazard2 2/3 
8.Spitzflote2 
9.Quintadena2 
10.Sesquialtera2 2/3 
11.Trompet8 
12.Vox humana8 
iII/I  
iiIII/I  
II. Oberwerk ( CC-e3 53 notes)
13.Principal8 
14.Hohlflote8 
15.Quint5 1/3 
16.Octave4 
17.Quintflote2 2/3 
18.Terzflote1 3/5 
19.Mixture  
20.Cymbel  
21.Cornet  
22.Schalmey8 
23.Hornlein8 
iiiIII/II  
III. Echowerk ( CC-e3 53 notes)
24.Principal16 
25.Octave8 
26.Solo Principal8 
27.Viola8 
28.Quint5 1/3 
29.Super Octave4 
30.Gross-terz3 1/5 
31.Duodecima2 2/3 
32.Quintadena2 
33.Klein-terz1 3/5 
34.Sesquialtera2 2/3 
35.Mixture  
Pedal ( CCC-c 25 notes)
36.Sub-bass32 
37.16 
38.Principal16 
39.Holz-bass16 
40.Bourdon16 
41.Octave8 
42.Klein Octave8 
43.Super Octave4 
44.Mixture  
45.Bombarde16 
46.Posaune8 
47.Portune4 
48.Horn2 
ivI/P  



List of Organists
Franz Joseph Breitenbach (1853-1934)

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