Yamaha Reed Organ Nr.60188
Riddell-Wright Memorial Home, Kumamoto

Yamaha Reed Organ Nr.60188This beautifully painted reed organ was made in 1900, ordered by Hannah Riddell, an English missionary stayed in this city since 1890. Well conserved and survived over several wars and natural catast- rophe, its musical potential is so fantastic as to attract lots of organists and audiences. Two and half raws' reeds are divided in 10 stops :
 
Keyboard ranges F0-F5.
Bass (F0-H2)
* Dulciana (muted 8')
* Diapason (8')
* Viola dolce (muted 4')
* Viola (4')
Treble (C3-F5)
* Clarabella (muted 8')
* Melodia (8')
* Flute (4')
* Celeste (undulant 8')
Tuning : A3 = 438 Hz
 
Accessory
* Forte (efficient principally for 8', not for Celeste)
* Vox humana (idem)
 
Knee Levers :
Full Organ (left)
Swell (right)