David L. Junchen

Originally The Rudolph Wurlitzer Co. (Opus 1571, 1927)
Exhibited in the 2012 OHS convention(s)

Location:

Residence: Jasper Sanfilippo "Plum Tree Farm"
789 Plum Tree Road
Barrington Hills, IL 60010 US
Sanfilippo Foundation "Place de la Musique"
Organ ID: 11028

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Private Residences
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on April 06, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wurlitzer
  • 80 ranks. 5 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wurlitzer chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 5
  • Position: Console on lift.
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Console Style: Horseshoe style console.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys in horseshoe curves.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 28, 2012:

From the Sanfilippo Foundation web site: "The nucleus of the theatre organ, which was previously installed in the old music room (Wurlitzer opus #1571, built in 1927 for the Riviera Theatre in Omaha) has been expanded to 80 ranks of pipes."

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

"Designed by David Junchen. Finished by Lyn Larsen, Robert Ridgway and Curt Mangel. Console by Ken Crome. Amalgamation of new and old pipework and mechanisms."

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
2002 OHS Handbook: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on April 06, 2022.
Summary description.: Open In New Tab Robert Ridgeway, through on-line updates.
Document created on 2005-05-30
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Sanfilippo Organ Specification: Open In New Tab Specification of the organ as published in the 2002 OHS Handbook
Document created on 2002-06-25
We received the most recent update for this document from Paul R. Marchesano on April 06, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Stage (Music Room) and Console: Photograph by Ryan Thoryk. Taken on 2014-04-27

Console: Photograph by Ryan Thoryk. Taken on 2015-05-02

Console: Photograph by Ryan Thoryk. Taken on 2014-04-27

Pipe chamber: Photograph by Ryan Thoryk. Taken on 2015-05-02

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