Diskantschwiegel German
Schwiegeldiskant German

According to Audsley, the name Schwiegeldiskant sometimes given to a Schwiegel of 4' pitch, the word diskant meaning �treble�. Adlung cites an example �at the Barfüsserkirche in Erfurt� that plays only from the two treble octaves.

Examples

None known. Contributions welcome.

Bibliography

Adlung[1]: §136 Diskantschwiegel, §187 Schwägel. Audsley[1]: Schwiegel.
 
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