Clips of and related to my hand-crafted band organ named, Celebration, based on a WurliTzer 105 Military Band Organ. The project took 4 y...
Clips of and related to my hand-crafted band organ named, Celebration, based on a WurliTzer 105 Military Band Organ. The project took 4 years to complete, and was finished summer 2013. Specifications: Pipes: 122 total; 18 Mel Piccolo, 18 Mel Flageolet, 16 Cntr Mel Trumpet, 12 Acc Cello, 18 Mel Violin, 5 Bass Cello, 18 Mel Flute, 12 Acc Flute, 5 Bass Bourdon Voicing: F2 - A#7, 59 notes; cross-blown, open flute, stopped flute, open Frein Harmonique, brass resonator Percussion: Bass, Snare drums w/custom shells, Splash Cymbal, Triangle, Castanets, pneumatic beaters Primary Materials: Oak, Maple, Poplar, brass, leather, cork Handcrafted pieces: 1200+ Finish: Pipes - Shellac, amber and custom tinted; Case nitrocellulose lacquer over brown grain filler Electronics: Arduino Uno, Mega Midio128 Micros, driving 135 pallet magnets; custom hardware and software Electrical: 120VAC, 500W Dimensions: 59"H x 73"W x 27"D Weight: 340lbs