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Allen Organ Co. (2002)

Originally Edwin Alan Ohl (Pipe Organs) (1989)

Location:

Wesley United Methodist Church
2540 Center Street
Bethlehem, PA 18017 US
Organ ID: 23142

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • 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
  • 32 ranks. 3 divisions. 3 manuals. 28 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 28
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 30, 2008:

Updated through online information from Paul Friedrich Ohl.

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

Database Manager on March 10, 2007:

Updated through online information from Mark Dennis.

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

Database Manager on March 16, 2006:

Identified through online information from Scott Crowell. -- The original builder was Edwin Alan Ohl. The two-manual organ replaced by a three-manual Allen organ (Swell uses all electronic stops) in 2002. The organ now contains 28 pipe and 28 digital stops.

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

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