St Michael and All Angels

Observatory, Cape Town

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SPECIFICATION
The specification of the organ of St Michael & All Angels, Observatory
NORMAN & BEARD 1906; Extended by JAMES RIADORE 1998.

 

 

GREAT ORGAN:

Double Diapason
Open Diapason I

Open Diapason II
Stopped Diapason
Principal
Harmonic Flute
Twelfth
Fifteenth
Mixture 19.22.26
Trumpet
Clarion

Solo to Gt
Sw to Gt
Sw 8ve to Gt
Ch to Gt
Ch 8ve to Gt
Gt Pistons to Ped

SWELL ORGAN
(enclosed):

Lieblich Bourdon
Open Diapason
Rohr Flute
Echo Gamba
Vox Celeste
Principal
Fifteenth
Mixture 15.19.22
Contra Fagotto
Cornopean
Oboe
Clarion

Sw 8ve
Tremulant

CHOIR ORGAN:

Echo Diapason
Gedacht
Viol da Gamba
Gemshorn
Suabe Flute
Block Flute
Cornet

Ch 8ve
Solo to Ch
Sw to Ch
Sw 8ve to Ch
Tremulant


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SOLO ORGAN:

Low pressure:
Claribel
Dulciana
Clarinet
Tremulant
                       
Medium pressure:
(enclosed):
Vox Humana
Orchestral Oboe
Tremulant

High pressure
:
Tuba
Clarion

Solo 8ve

PEDAL ORGAN:

Acoustic Bass
Open Diapason
Bourdon
Lieblich Bourdon
Octave
Bass Flute
Flute

High pressure:
Trombone
Tromba

Solo to Ped
Sw to Ped
Gt to Ped
Ch to Ped

Memory system:

Reversible thumb pistons:
4 to Solo
8 to Swell
8 to Great
4 to Choir

Reversible toe pistons:
8 to Pedal
Sw to Gt 
Gt to Ped
2 Tutti
Gt Pistons to Ped








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