Organ Biography > Organs > Germany > Breslau > St. John’s Cathedral

Details of St. John’s Cathedral, Breslau, Germany


Main Organ

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

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
360603-

I. Hauptwerk ( CC-f3 54 notes)
1.Principal16 
2.Quintaton16 
3.Octave8 
4.Gemshorn8 
5.Salicet8 
6.Quintaton8 
7.Flaut major8 
8.Quint5 1/3 
9.Super-octave4 
10.Rohrflote4 
11.Gemshorn4 
12.Quint2 2/3 
13.Sedecima2 
14.Scharf  
15.Mixture  
16.Trompette8 
iEchowerk to Hauptwerk  
iiOberwerk to Hauptwerk  
II. Echowerk ( CC-f3 54 notes)
17.Bourdon16 
18.Principal8 
19.Salicet8 
20.Flaut allemande8 
21.Doppel Rohrflote8 
22.Octave4 
23.Salicet4 
24.Spitzflote4 
25.Doppel Rohrflote4 
26.Nasat2 2/3 
27.Super-octave2 
28.Cymbale  
29.Mixture  
30.Clarinett8 
III. Oberwerk ( CC-f3 54 notes)
31.Principal8 
32.Gamba8 
33.Flaut Traverse8 
34.Quintaton8 
35.Flaut Douce8 
36.Flaut major8 
37.Octave4 
38.Flaut minor4 
39.Quint2 2/3 
40.Super-octave2 
41.Mixture  
42.Hautbois8 
Pedal ( CCC-c 25 notes)
43.Principal32 
44.Octave16 
45.Violon16 
46.Gamba16 
47.Sub-bass16 
48.Quintaton16 
49.Gemshorn-quit10 2/3 
50.Principal8 
51.Gemshorn8 
52.Violoncello8 
53.Doppelflote8 
54.Quint5 1/3 
55.Sedecima4 
56.Nachthorn4 
57.Posaune32 
58.Posaune16 
59.Fagotto16 
60.Trompette8 
iiiHauptwerk to Pedal  

Choir Organ

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

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
112121-

Hauptwerk ( CC-f3 54 notes)
1.Principal8 
2.Gamba8 
3.Flaut allemande8 
4.Flaut major8 
5.Octave4 
6.Doppel Rohrflote4 
7.Nasat-quint2 2/3 
8.Super-octave2 
9.Mixture  
Pedal ( CCC-c 25 notes)
10.Sub-bass16 
11.Octave Bass8 
12.Super-octave4 
iHauptwerk to Pedal  

Little Organ

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

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
188--

Hauptwerk
1.Salicet8 
2.Quintaton8 
3.Principal4 
4.Flaut amabile4 
5.Flaut allemande4 
6.Quint2 2/3 
7.Super-octave2 
8.Mixture  



List of Organists
Bernhardt Hahn (1823-1870)
1831-52Bernhard Hahn (1780-1852)
1842-84M. Brosig (1815-1887)
1891-Max Filke (1855-1911)
1935-1945Günther Nierle (1902-1962)

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