The organs of Paris
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Chapelle du lycée Henri IV

23, rue Clovis, 75005 Paris

1845 - Abbey

2016 - Fossaert

I/7 - mechanical traction - stoplist

This large high school with prestigious preparatory classes whose buildings are located in the former 12th-century abbey Sainte-Geneviève in the heart of the Latin quarter has in its chapel a small organ from 1845 built by John Abbey (1785-1859). It has a 54-note keyboard and a 17-note pedal ‘en tirasse’. Its transmissions are mechanical. It has 7 stops: Bourdon 8' Flûte 8' Prestant 4' Doublette 2' Trompette 8' Dessus de hautbois 8' Basse de Clairon 4'. A restoration was carried out by Yves Fossaert in 2016. (Translation of a French text by Thierry Correard) Photos: Thierry Correard
Organs of Paris

Chapelle du lycée

Henri IV

23, rue Clovis, 75005 Paris

1845 - Abbey

2016 - Fossaert

I/7 - mechanical traction - stoplist

ORGANS OF PARIS 2.0 © Vincent Hildebrandt HOME A-C
This large high school with prestigious preparatory classes whose buildings are located in the former 12th-century abbey Sainte-Geneviève in the heart of the Latin quarter has in its chapel a small organ from 1845 built by John Abbey (1785-1859). It has a 54-note keyboard and a 17-note pedal ‘en tirasse’. Its transmissions are mechanical. It has 7 stops: Bourdon 8' Flûte 8' Prestant 4' Doublette 2' Trompette 8' Dessus de hautbois 8' Basse de Clairon 4'. A restoration was carried out by Yves Fossaert in 2016. (Translation of a French text by Thierry Correard) Photos: Thierry Correard