Sub Octave English

Listed only by Irwin, who says:

A Foundation stop, usually of Diapason tone, but occasionally a stopped or open Flute, at 16' manual pitch, and 32' pedal pitch. It is not a common stop-name.

More common names for a sub-octave Diapason can be found at Sub Principal. Some common names for sub-octave stopped flutes can be found at Sub Bourdon.

Examples

None known. Contributions welcome.

Bibliography

Irwin[1]: Sub Octave.
 
Original site compiled by Edward L. Stauff. For educational use only.
SubOctave.html - Last updated 31 May 2000.
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