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Austin Organs, Inc. (Opus 2176)

Location:

St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
Danbury, CT US
Organ ID: 12750

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Austin Universal Air
  • 30 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Austin Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Zacchaeus Lock on February 27, 2021.

Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Austin Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Zacchaeus Lock on February 27, 2021.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 59
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Zacchaeus Lock on February 27, 2021.
Database Manager on January 07, 2005:

Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 29, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Zacchaeus Lock on February 27, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Organ in rear gallery: Photograph by Zacchaeus Lock. Taken on 2021-02-27

Console: Photograph by Zacchaeus Lock. Taken on 2021-02-27

Pedalboard: Photograph by Zacchaeus Lock. Taken on 2021-02-27

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