Organ Biography > Organs > Germany > Leipzig > St. Thomas’

Details of St. Thomas’, Leipzig, Germany


Organ History
1356Built by Joachim Schund
Status
Unknown



List of Organists
1549-51Wolfgang Figulus (1525-1591)
1560-95Elias Nikolaus Ammerbach (1530-1597)
Andreas Düben (1558-1625)
1594-1615Sethus Calvisius (1556-1615)
Georg Engelmann (-1632)
1631-Tobias Michael (1592-1657)
August Kühnel (-1684)
1677-1701Johann Schelle (1648-1701)
1680-82Vincenzo Albrici (1631-1696)
1684-22Johann Kuhnau (1660-1722)
1723-50Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
1729J. G. Görner (1697-1778)
1789-1801Johann A. Hiller (1728-1804)
Johann Georg Hermann Voigt (1769-1811)
1804-10August E. Müller (1767-1817)
1812-21Friedrich Schneider (1786-1853)
c1820-August Pohlenz (1790-1843)
1869-Ludwig Papier (1829-1878)
1878-80Wilhelm Rust (1822-1892)
1902-18Karl Straube (1873-1950)
1934Volker Gwinner (1912-2004)
1956-61Kurt Thomas (1904-1973)

List of Assistant Organists
1800-04August E. Müller (1767-1817)
Helmut Walcha (1907-1991)
Herbert Collum (1914-1982)

List of Other Organists
1917-19Páll Isólffson (1893-1974)

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