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Malcolm Gillies

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Joseph Kerman, Alan Tyson and Scott G. Burnham

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Malcolm Gillies

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Joseph Kerman, Alan Tyson and Scott G. Burnham

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Malcolm Gillies

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Joseph Kerman, Alan Tyson and Scott G. Burnham

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See Beethoven, Ludwig van

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Malcolm Gillies

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See Bartók, Béla

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Malcolm Gillies

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See Bartók, Béla

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Joseph Kerman, Alan Tyson and Scott G. Burnham

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See Beethoven, Ludwig van

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Malcolm Gillies

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See Bartók, Béla

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Joseph Kerman, Alan Tyson and Scott G. Burnham

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See Beethoven, Ludwig van

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Malcolm Gillies

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See Bartók, Béla

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Joseph Kerman, Alan Tyson and Scott G. Burnham

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See Beethoven, Ludwig van

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Joseph Kerman, Alan Tyson and Scott G. Burnham

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See Beethoven, Ludwig van

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See Schumann, Robert

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Michael Sayer

English firm of organ builders. It was established in Leeds in 1869 by Isaac Abbott, who had worked for 20 years with William Hill in London. William Stanwix Smith, also a former Hill employee, was the firm’s manager until Abbott retired, in 1889; thereafter Smith and Abbott’s son continued the firm, which subsequently passed to Smith’s sons and grandson. In ...

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Anne Beetem Acker

German firm of piano hammer manufacturers. Helmut Abel GmbH was founded in 1982 in Frickhausen by Helmut Abel (b Sonneberg, Thüringen, 6 July 1936), who had earlier worked for Renner. His son Norbert (b Schalkau, Thüringen, 24 March 1957) has managed finances, marketing, and research since the beginning. In ...

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Those organ stop-knobs, levers, pedals etc. that operate couplers, wind-valves, ventils, tremulants, registration aids or semi-musical effects such as toy stops (see Speaking stop).

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Edwin M. Ripin and Peter Walls

(1) The linkage between the fingers (or feet) and the sound-producing parts of an instrument. Hence, the mechanism by means of which the strings or pipes of a keyboard instrument are sounded when a key is depressed, e.g. tracker action, pneumatic action, electric action, etc. in organs (...

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Adema  

Adri de Groot

Dutch family of organ builders . The firm, active from the mid-19th century onwards, was established by the brothers Carolus Borremeyes (1824–1905) and Petrus Josephus Adema (1828–1919) in Leeuwarden in 1855; they were joined by their brother Johannus Romanus (1834–62). Carolus Borremeyes had trained as an organ builder with the Van Dam and Witte firms, Petrus Josephus with W. Hardoff and H. Loret....