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Balcom and Vaughan (Opus 706, 1963)

Originally Kilgen Associates, Inc. (1944)

Location:

Zion Lutheran Church
4634 Alger Ave.
Everett, WA 98203 US
Organ ID: 22526

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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: EP unit
  • 7 ranks. 475 pipes. 2 divisions. 2 manuals. 32 stops. 7 registers.
Great (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Balcom and Vaughan
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Kilgen Associates, Inc.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.

Pedal (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Kilgen Associates, Inc.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Kilgen Associates, Inc.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 32
  • Registers: 7
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.
Database Manager on November 20, 2011:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner.

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

Database Manager on January 01, 2006:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- This was the removal of the existing Kilgen from the old building, reinstallation in the new church in divided chambers, and 3 new ranks added plus a 12-pipe 16' Open Diapason extension.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist taken from the console: Open In New Tab Originally published June 1995; verified & updated August 16, 2021
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary interior with divided chambers in front: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2021-08-16

Original Kilgen console with modified stop rail: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2021-08-16

(Re)Builder's nameplate: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2021-08-16

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