Pipe Organ Database

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Mathias Schwab (1857)

Location:

St. Alphonsus Roman Catholic Church
2030 Constance Street
New Orleans, LA 70130 US
Organ ID: 18024

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is no longer extant; destroyed.
  • The organ's condition is not playable.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on October 14, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 2 manuals.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 04, 2005:

May have been 3 manuals.

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

Database Manager on May 04, 2005:

The 1910 Schuelke organ was placed behind the Schwab case in the rear gallery.

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

Instrument Images:

Schwab case in 1989, empty: Photograph from an archival source: 1989 OHS Handbook, William T. Van Pelt, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 1989

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