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Reuter Organ Co. (Opus 210, 1926)

Location:

Za Ga Zig Shrine Temple / Temple for the Performing Arts
Des Moines, IA 50309 US
Organ ID: 19951

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Auditoriums and Concert Halls
  • 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 Database Manager on June 08, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 49 ranks. 3,406 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 65 stops. 49 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on June 08, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 65
  • Registers: 49
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on June 08, 2018.
Database Manager on September 08, 2012:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on May 31, 2011:

Updated through online information from Richard C Greene. -- The Zigazag Shine Temple moved to new quarters. The city of Des Moines is rehabbing the building as the "Temple for the Performing Arts"

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

Database Manager on November 24, 2005:

Identified from the Reuter Opus List, provided by Chris Leaver, Reuter Organ Co., November, 2005.

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 <i>The Diapason</i> September 1926
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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