The Great Stalacpipe Organ (electrically actuated lithophone)

~ Percussion instrument

Description

Located in the Luray Caverns of Virginia USA, it is made of an electric console wired to mallets striking thirty-seven stalactites producing tones. This is a singular specific instrument, not an instrument type.

Relationships

from:Luray Caverns in Virginia, USA, Virginia, United States
invented by:Leland W. Sprinkle (1954 – 1957)
type of:lithophone (Arrangement of struck tuned stone bars.)
picture:https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:2018-04-28_16_19_48_The_Great_Stalacpipe_Organ_within_Luray_Caverns_in_Luray,_Page_County,_Virginia.jpg [info]
Wikidata:Q7737953 [info]