Disciplines

Various disciplines

of organ building

Organ metal castingMaking wood carvingsMaking pipesMaking reed stopsTuningVoicingFurnishingMechanical woodworkingMaking mechanicsBuilding windchestsAssemblingDesigning

To be able to make the various parts of the organ, such as windchests, pipework, keyboard and tracker action, an organ builder works with various colleagues who master different parts of the craft.
The skills required can be divided among different people, but there are also organ builders who master all the skills necessary.

Organ metal casting

Organ metal casting

Making wood carvings

Making wood carvings

Making pipes

Making pipes

Making reed stops

Making reed stops

Tuning

Tuning

Voicing

Voicing

Furnishing

Furnishing

Mechanical woodworking

Mechanical woodworking

Making mechanics

Making mechanics

Building windchests

Building windchests

Assembling

Assembling

Designing

Designing