The fascination of organ building

 

 

Kuhn Organ Builders Ltd, 2008

Restoration

Organ built by
Orgelbau Th. Kuhn AG, 1940
Orgelbau Willisau, 1928
Windchests
membrane chests
Key action
electrical
Stop action
electro-pneumatic
Inauguration
22.06.2008
Expert
Andreas Zwingli
Voicing
Matthias Hugentobler

Stop list


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St. Gallen

III/P/77

Switzerland, Saint Gall
Kath. Kirche St. Marien Neudorf

© pictures Philipp Lehmann, St. Gallen

Kuhn Organ Builders Ltd, 2008

Restoration

Organ built by
Orgelbau Th. Kuhn AG, 1940
Orgelbau Willisau, 1928
Windchests
membrane chests
Key action
electrical
Stop action
electro-pneumatic
Inauguration
22.06.2008
Expert
Andreas Zwingli
Voicing
Matthias Hugentobler

Brief historical outline

1928 New organ constructed by Orgelbau Willisau

1940 Construction of an new console by Orgelbau Th. Kuhn AG

The following couplers were removed in 1940:
Super-octave III-II, II, II-I
Sub-octave III, III-II, III-I, II, II-I
Unison I off

2006-2008 Restoration in three steps