i don't know. maybe. it could be that german history has to do with it. after the 3rd reich which defined itself as großartig the word has just totally lost its original meaning. the nazis discredited it. which in the end i don't find so bad.
― je est un autre, l'enfer c'est les autres (alex in mainhattan), Wednesday, 28 August 2019 19:28 (one month ago) link
Automatic thread bump. This poll's results are now in.
― System, Thursday, 29 August 2019 00:01 (one month ago) link
>where the organs aren’t tuned that dramatically differently.
ha, but if you used meantone for Buxtehude, the sheer drilling force of it would have tipped the vote that way
highest recommendation: https://www.amazon.com/Dieterich-Buxtehude-Mean-Tone-Organ-1/dp/B000NA1YYS
― Milton Parker, Thursday, 29 August 2019 00:40 (one month ago) link
that looks interesting
― Dan S, Thursday, 29 August 2019 01:05 (one month ago) link