Mixtur German
Mixtura Spanish
Mixture English
Mixtuur Dutch
Ripieno Italian
Hintersatz German
Lleno Spanish
Locatie (unknown)
Locatio Latin
Location (unknown)
Lokatio Latin
Miscella Latin
Micxtuere (unknown)
Mixtuer (unknown)
Positie (unknown)
Positien (unknown)
Position (unknown)
Regula Mixta Latin
Starkwerk German?

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These are generic names for compound stops containing mutations, usually with breaks. When the name Mixture appears in a specification, it is usually some type of Fourniture.

See also mutations.

Variants

Acuta
Akuta
Basszink
Carillon
Cheio
Choralmixtur
Clear Mixture
Compensating Mixture
Compuestas
Compuestas de Lleno
Cornet à Pavillon
Cornet de Récit
Cornet des Bombardes
Cornet des Violes
Cornet d'Allemagne
Cornetti
Cymbal
Cymbale
Cymbel
Dolcan Mixture
Dolce Cornet
Dolce Mixture
Doublette
Dulciana Cornet
Dulciana Mixture
Echo Dulciana Mixture
Echo Harmonics
Echo Mixture
Echo Viol Mixture
Fabertone
Fourniture
Fourniture Cymbalisée
Furniture
Galonbel
Gemshorn Cornet
Gemshorn Mixture
Grand Chorus
Grand Cornet
Grand Mixture
Grand Mutation
Grobcymbel
Grobemixtur Unterchormass
Grobmixtur
Gross Mixture
Grossrauschquinte
Harmonia Aetheria
Harmonic Cornet
Harmonic Cymbal
Harmonic Mixture
Harmonica Aetherica
Harmonics
Jauchzendpfeife
Jeu de Clochette
Kleincimbel
Kleine Mixture
Klingendzimbel
La Force
Larigot Mixture
Major Mixture
Mixtur Chormass
Mounted Cornet
Muted Viol Mixture
Octave Mixture
Oktavcymbel
Pedal String Mixture
Petit Cornet
Plein Jeu
Plein Jeu Harmonique
Principal Mixture
Progressio Harmonica
Quint Mixture
Rauschende Zimbel
Rauschflote
Rauschmixtur
Rauschpfeife
Rauschquinte
Rauschzimbel
Russzimbel
Scharf
Scharfzimbel
Scherp
Sept-Terz
Sept-Terzian
Sept-Terzianscharf
Septième Mixture
Septimenkornett
Septimensesquialtera
Septimenzimbel
Sesquialtera
Sex Quintaltra
Sexquialter
Sexquialtera
Sexquintalter
Sext
Sharp Mixture
Soft Harmonics
Soft Mixture
Solo Cornet
Solo Mixture
Stentor Cornet
Stentor Mixture
Stentor Sesquialtera
String Mixture
Syntheton
Tertian
Terzian
Terzglocklein
Terzianscharf
Terz Septa
Terzzimbel
Tierce Mixture
Treizième Cornet
Treizième Mixture
Triplette
Viol Cornet
Viol Mixture
Vox Acuta
Xylophon
Zimbel
Zinghorn
Zwerck Stärcke
Zymbel
Zymbelscharf
Zynck

Examples

The stop-name Mixture is extremely common. No examples are known of the names Locatie, Locatio, Location, Lokatio, Micxtuere, Miscella, Positien, Position, Regula Mixta, or Starkwerk. Contributions welcome.

Positie, Werk; Abbey, Averbode, Belgium; Willem 1517.

Positie III, Manuaal; St. Quintens, Leuven, Belgium; Verrijt 1522.

Mixtuer IV-V 1-1/3', Positiv; Cathedral, Cologne, Germany; Klais 1947. This is the only known example of this spelling.

Sound Clips

See the Sound Files appendix for general information. See the pages for the organs to hear the mixtures in combination with other stops.

Manual Mixtures
Mixtur IV, Hauptwerk Reinhardtsgrimma, Sachsen, Germany Silbermann, 1731 arpeggio
Mixture IV, Great St. Anne's Church, Moseley, Birmingham, England Nicholson, 1969 arpeggio
Mixture III, Swell St. Anne's Church, Moseley, Birmingham, England Nicholson, 1969 arpeggio
Mixture IV, Swell First Baptist Church, Riverside, California, USA Schantz, 1966 arpeggio
Mixture IV, Great First Baptist Church, Riverside, California, USA Schantz, 1966 arpeggio
Manual Mixtures
Mixture IV, Pedal Kellogg Auditorium, Battle Creek, Michigan, USA Aeolian-Skinner, 1933 arpeggio
Mixture III, Pedal First Baptist Church, Riverside, California, USA Schantz, 1966 arpeggio

Bibliography

Audsley[1]: Lleno; Mixture; Regula Mixta; Ripieno. Audsley[2]: I.XI; I.XIII Lleno, Mixture, Regula Mixta, Ripieno. Grove[1]: Hintersatz; Mixture; Ripieno. Hopkins & Rimbault[1]: § 625-629, 1142. Irwin[1]: Lleno; Mixture. Locher[1]: Mixture. Skinner[1]: 33-50; XII Mixture, Ripieno. Strony[1]: Mixture. Sumner[1]: Lleno; Locatio; Mixture; Ripieno. Wedgwood[1]: Lleno; Locatio; Mixture; Ripieno. Williams[1]: Glossary: Compuestas; Hintersatz; Lleno; Mixtur.
 
Original site compiled by Edward L. Stauff. For educational use only.
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