Hellezimbel German?

Mentioned only by Irwin in a list of mixture stops under the heading “Diapason Chorus”, with no definition. It is most likely some variety of Zimbel having a clear or bright (hell) tone.


All known examples are given below.

Helle Zimbel 1/2' III, Hauptwerk; Evangelische Stadtkirche, Karlsruhe, Germany; Steinmeyer 1957/58.


Irwin[1]: Appendix D.
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