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The organ

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Summary:Traces the evolution of organ from the shepherd's "pan pipes" to the mammoth Winchester organ that requires two players and a team of seventy assistants to operate. Shows the construction of a church organ and studies several well-known organs.
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
TransTel (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Organ (Musical instrument)
Organ (Musical instrument) History
Organ (Musical instrument) Construction
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
Performing Arts
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