Sanftbass German

Listed only by Irwin, who says: A Flute of 16' manual pitch similar to the Lieblichgedeckt or Echo Gedeckt in tone and volume. It is seen on the Choir or Swell of a few organs.

See Sanftgedeckt.

Examples

Sanftbass 16', Pedal; Hans Sachs Haus, Gelsenkirchen, Germany; Walcker 1927.

Sanftbass 16', Choir; Cathedral of St John the Divine, New York City, New York, USA; Aeolian-Skinner 1954.

Sanftbass 16', Great; Riverside Baptist Church, Jacksonville, Florida, USA; Ontko & Young, 1994.

Bibliography

Irwin[1]: Sanftbass. Maclean[1]: Sanft.
 
Copyright © 1999 Edward L. Stauff, all rights reserved. Sanftbass.html - Last updated 13 November 2001. Home
Full Index