Pipe Organ Database

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Schudi Organ Co. (Opus 38, 1987)

Location:

National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
Michigan Ave. & 4th St NE
Washington, DC 20017 US
Crypt Church
Organ ID: 1901

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • 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 Bill Clark on May 31, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 25 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 23 stops. 19 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 23
  • Registers: 19
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with hinged doors that enclose keyboards.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Combination Action Name: Solid State Logic Limited
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • 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 George Gilliam on June 08, 2020.
Database Manager on July 07, 2011:

Updated through online information from Brett Miller.

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 1995.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Also 3 Moller organs (119rk, 48rk, & 2rk continuo).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from June 26, 2011 recital program
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ Case and Keydesk: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2010-11-17

Crypt Church interior: Photograph by Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, submitted by Jeff Scofield.

Keydesk: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-18

Left stopjamb: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-18

Right stopjamb: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-18

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