choir organ definition

  • noun:
    • one of many three or five distinct organs contained in the complete organ, each separable from remainder, but all managed by one performer; some regarding the complete organ, complete by itself, and much more practicable for ordinary service plus the accompanying for the vocal choir.
    • In big organs, the third key area of the tool, of less power compared to great organ, and containing stops specially suited for choir accompaniment. Once called the chair-organ; occasionally, additionally, the positive organ.
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