Pipe Organ Database

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Wahl Organbuilders (1999)

Originally A. B. Felgemaker Co. (Opus 930, 1906)

Location:

Lawrence University
Appleton, WI 54912 US
Memorial Chapel
Organ ID: 19350

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • 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
  • 11 ranks. 640 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 11 stops. 11 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear 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: 11
  • Registers: 11
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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 a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 17, 2008:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Located in the rear gallery of the chapel. Quarter-sawn oak case. Pipe fence facade with 19 beautifully stencilled pipes. Source: Lawrence Univ. website.

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

Database Manager on August 20, 2005:

Installed here with two additional stops, revisions to winding system, and new stencilling on façade.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from Lawrence University
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ in rear gallery: Photograph by Jake Cihla. Taken on 2018-04-07

Organ case from lower left: Photograph by Jake Cihla. Taken on 2018-04-07

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