Noack Tracker Organ
In the fall of 1967 the Baroque style organ built by Fritz Noack of the Noack Organ Company of Georgetown, MA. was dedicated with a concert featuring organist Anthony Newman, with faculty member Robert Koff , violinist and director of the Brandeis University Chamber Orchestra. The organ was commissioned by the Aber D. Unger Foundation specifically for the Slosberg Recital Hall.
The Noack is a tracker action instrument with the following stops:
|8´ Principal||8´ Gedackt||16´ Subbass|
|8´ Chimney Flute||4´ Koppelfloete||8´ Open Bass|
|4´ Octave||2´ Principal||4´ Quinatadena|
|2´ Nachthorn||1 1/3´ Quinte||IV Mixture|
|II Sesquialtera||III Cymbal||16´ Bassoon|
|IV Mixture||8´ Schalmey|
Recitalists on the Noack have included Gustav Leonhardt, Marie-Claire Alain and Anthony Newman. The instrument is available for lessons and practice, and is often used to accompany the University Chorus and Chamber Singers.