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SAN ANDRÉS SINAXTLA


                                                                                    

 

Date of construction: 1791 (inscribed on the facade of the organ)

Jacinta de la Cruz by order of her husband Marcelo de la Cruz offered this organ which cost 750 pesos and was inaugurated May 22 in the year 1791.

The first neo-classic, undecorated Oaxacan organ.

45 notes C – c’’’ with a shortened first octave, registers divided c/c#

Pitch; unknown

Temperament: unknown

Similar to the organ in: Santiago Tejupan

Bellows: Feeder reservoir bellows to the left of the organ