Rolf Langebartels
Internetproject Soundbag

update from December 25th, 1999
Vitruvius, Water Organ
Drawing from the book Vitruvius, On Architecture, London, Cambridge (Mass.) 1962
Water Organ
Marcus Vitruvius Pollio, Roman architect and engineer, wrote in the year 25 B.C. the book  De Architectura, Libri Decem, (On Architecture, Ten Books). In book X, chapter VIII can be found the description of this water organ.
See also the complete English translation and the complete Latin text of Vitruvius, On Architecture, Ten Books.
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