Mustel Celesta

Date of appearance: 1886
Author: Auguste Mustel
Made in: Paris, France
Dimensions: 16 × 37 × 35 in
Materials: Wood, Metal
Colors: Brown
Tags: music, celesta

Mustel Celesta, 4-octave instrument, has a sweet, warm sound and can easily be moved by 2 people. The keys are connected to hammers which strike a graduated set of metal (usually steel) plates suspended over wooden resonators . On four or five octave models one pedal is usually available to sustain or dampen the sound. The celesta is transposing instrument.: t sounds an octave higher than the written pitch.

Mustel Celesta
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