Pipe Organ Database

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Rodney Leslie Degner (1971)

Originally John Brown (1898)

Location:

St. Paul's Lutheran Church
612 Jennings St.
Sioux City, IA 51101 US
Organ ID: 1098

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on May 13, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 41 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Jeff Scofield on May 13, 2021:

From the August 1971 issue of THE DIAPASON: Rodney Leslie Degner of Mankato, Minnesota, has rebuilt, enlarged and installed a 41-rank organ in the rear gallery of the church. The original organ was a 23-rank John Brown originally built for Augustana Lutheran Church, Omaha, Nebraska. The organ was removed just before Augustana was razed in January 1970.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on May 13, 2021.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was John Brown (c. 1890).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1971

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

From Omaha, NE, Augustana Lutheran Church. Rebuilt and considerable tonal changes by Rodney Degner 1971, 2-30.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on May 13, 2021.
Taken from THE DIAPASON, August 1971: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on May 13, 2021.

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