Flauto Reale Italian?

Williams defines this stop as �8' open flues in Venetian organs c. 1800, often treble only.� Grove has a similar definition, but calls it a flute stop. The name means �royal flute�.


Flauto Reale 8', Organo Principale; Cathedral of Santa Maria, Bastia, Italy; Serassi brothers 1844. This is the only known example.


Grove[1]: Flauto. Williams[1]: Glossary: Flauto.
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