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Organ, Reed






Organ, Reed

Aeolian Company, Hayes, Middlesex

Orchestrelle Model F


Hayes, Middlesex

Private house

Foot Pumped but adaptable for a remote electrical wind pump

Foot Pumped


This is an example of the largest and most expensive of the range of Orchestrelles produced in the early 20th century. Orchestrelles are reed organs played either by hand or by music roll. This example plays either 58-note or 116-note rolls.

Foot pedal pumped acoustic organ

58 or 116 note Paper Rolls

Musical Museum


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