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date: 18 November 2019

Rollschweller (Ger.: ‘roller swell’)locked

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(Ger.: ‘roller swell’)

In German organs of the late Romantic period the equivalent of the crescendo pedal, used to engage or disengage a series of stops; it is sometimes also called Walze. It is operated by rotating a large roller with the foot, and there is sometimes a second roller (Pedalmoderator) controlling only the Pedal stops. ...

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