organ screen


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organ screen

1. An ornamental screen of stone or timber which closes off the organ chamber in a church.
2. A rood screen which supports an organ.
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The Ecclesiastical Procession then leaves by way of the Organ Screen and North Quire Aisle.
Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh are conducted by way of the North Quire Aisle and the Organ Screen to their places in the Quire by the Dean of Windsor.
of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall are conducted to the Quire by way of the North Quire Aisle and the Organ Screen by the Dean of Windsor.
enter the Quire by way of the Nave Aisles and Organ Screen. The Choir and the Succentor proceed to their stalls in the Quire, the Canons of Windsor, the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Dean of Windsor proceed to their places in the Sanctuary.
Designer Lee Arden Thomas chose an Egyptian theme, decorating the interior with piers adorned with papyrus blossoms and ceiling lights in wrought-iron frames with hooded cobras, stairways with 8-foot-tall pharaohs and organ screens with kneeling figures in Egyptian garb, according to the book "Encore: a history of theaters and theater on Oregon's southwest coast."