Lichtton-Orgel (Ger.: ‘light-sound organ’) [Welte Lichtton-Orgel]
- Hugh Davies
- and Peter Donhauser
Electronic organ developed from about 1930 in Freiburg by Edwin Welte (1876–1957) with W. Faass; it was constructed in three increasingly substantial versions by the organ builders Th. Mannborg in Leipzig between 1934 and 1936. Welte had been the co-designer with Karl Bockisch of the Welte-Mignon ‘reproducing’ player piano about ...