Organ Biography > Organs > Germany > Dresden > St. Sophia’s

Details of St. Sophia’s, Dresden, Germany


Organ History
1750Built by Gottfried Silbermann
Status
Unknown
Sources
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
233332-

I. Hauptwerk ( CC-d3 51 notes)
1.Bourdon16 
2.Quintaton16 
3.Principal8 
4.Spitzflote8 
5.Rohrflote8 
6.Octave4 
7.Gemshorn4 
8.Quint2 2/3 
9.Octave2 
10.Terz1 3/5 
11.Mixture  
12.Cymbale  
13.Cornett  
14.Trompette8 
15.Clarion4 
iOberwerk to Hauptwerk  
II. Oberwerk ( CC-d3 51 notes)
16.Quintaton16 
17.Principal8 
18.Gedact8 
19.Quintaton8 
20.Unda Maris8 
21.Octave4 
22.Rohrflote4 
23.Nasat2 2/3 
24.Octave2 
25.Super-octave1 
26.Mixture  
27.Vox humana8 
28.Tremulant  
Pedal ( CC-c 25 notes)
29.Principal16 
30.Bourdon16 
31.Sub-bass16 
32.Cornett  
33.Posaune16 
34.Trompette8 
iiHauptwerk to Pedal  



List of Organists
Max Birn (1863-1926)
1733-1748Friedemann Bach (1710-1784)

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