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Definition of great organ in English:


The chief keyboard in a large organ and its related pipes and mechanism.
Example sentences
  • The Debussy quote (‘The tall peaceful trees would be like the pipes of a great organ… ‘) within the accompanying booklet hints at the expansive breadth of the seventeen pieces.’
  • Roskilde was picked in part because, as well as its great organ, it possesses two additional Marcussen organs which work at concert pitch and the lower Baroque pitch.
  • This version by Peter Reeve maintains the chorale sound of the organ in one of the most familiar and beloved works by the great organ master.

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