Welte-Cinema-Organ in the film museum Potsdam

Welte-Cinema-Organ in the film museum Potsdam

builder: Fa. Michael Welte & Söhne
restoration: Jehmlich Orgelbau Dresden GmbH 1993
action: electro-pneumatic
system of chest:

multiplex-unit chest
sound control through horseshoe magnet

 

specification:

   
I. MANUAL C-c4
  II. MANUAL C-c4
  1. Flöte
16'
  19. Bordun
16'
  2. Vox coelestis
8'
  20. Clarinette
16'
  3. Viole d´orchestre
8'
  21. Saxophon
16'
  4. Geige
8'
  22. Vox humana
16'
  5. Viola
8'
  23. Vox coelestis
8'
  6. Traversflöte
8'
  24. Viole d´orchestre
8'
  7. Bordun-Horn
8'
  25. Geige
8'
  8. Vox humana
8'
  26. Viola
8'
  9. Oboe
8'
  27. Flöte
8'
10. Clarinette
8'
  28. Bordun-Horn
8'
11. Saxophon
8'
  29. Oboe
8'
12. Violine
4'
  30. Vox humana
8'
13. Viola
4'
  31. Violine
4'
14. Flöte
4'
  32. Geige
4'
15. Oboe
4'
  33. Horn
4'
16. Vox humana
4'
  34. Oboe
4'
17. Sesquialter
2 2/3'
  35. Sesquialter
2 2/3'
18. Flageolet
2'
  36. Piccolo
2'
 -    Harfe      -    Stahlharmonika  
       -    Xylophon  
PEDAL C-f1
   
37. Subbass
16'
   
38. Fagottbass
16'
   
39. Cello
8'
   
40. Geigenbass
8'
     
41. Flötenbass
8'
     
42. Saxophon
8'
     
43. Cornettbass
5 1/3'
     
44. Oktavbass
4'
     
 
     

 

pumping pedal:
register crescendo
swell shutters
     
fixed combinations: I Choral, piano
  II Choral, forte
  III Harfe, Vox humana 8' solo
  IV Vox coelestis, Vox humana 8'
  V Chor, Vox humana 16'
  VI Geige, Flöte
  VII Flöte, Oboe
  VIII Violine, Xylophon
     
Tutti
2 free combinations
   
11 pistons: thunder, storm, small siren, shipsiren, gong strong, big bell, big drum, cymbal strong, small drum, jazz I, jazz II
     
jazz combinations: small drum, tambourine, castagnetten, wooden block
     
Cinema effects: bass drum, cymbal weak, small drum, tambourine, castagnetten, wooden block, sledge bells, small drum, cymbal strong, big drum, gong strong, gong weak, gong roll, big bell, bell ringing, birdsinging I, birdsinging II, telephone, alarm signal, small siren, shipsiren, claxon, railway, engine whistle, water sound, rain, storm, thunder
     

 

Please find further information on our german page Welte-Kino-Orgel im Filmmuseum Potsdam.