Pipe Organ Database

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Patrick J. Murphy & Associates Organbuilders (1992)

Originally E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 461, 1868)
Exhibited in the 2016 OHS convention

Location:

St. Joseph's University
5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131 US
St. Joseph's Chapel (Jesuit )
Organ ID: 146

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • 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: Slider
  • 26 ranks. 2 manuals. 22 stops. 23 registers.
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
  • Stops: 22
  • Registers: 23
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was E. & G. G. Hook (1868, Opus 461).

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 1993.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Relocated here from Welsh Presbyterian through OCH. Rebuild & enlargement. Mutation and low Trumpet pipes from 1907 Hook Op. 2153. 4' Flute from 1876 J. C. B. Standbridge (Old Scots Presbyterian, Phil., PA) along with other recycled pipes.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from 2016 OHS Convention Handbook
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ Case: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2015-08-25

Organ Case: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2015-08-25

Keydesk: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2015-08-25

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