Pipe Organ Database

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Schlicker Organ Co. (1972)

Location:

Northfield Community Church UCC
400 Wagner Road
Northfield, IL 60093 US
Organ ID: 2560

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Churches of Christ (UCC)
  • 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 May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 34 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 24 stops.
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: 24
  • Position: Detached keydesk (mechanical action).
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 18, 2012:

Updated through online information from James Brian Smith. -- A 10 bell Casavant Zimbelstern was added to the organ. This is operated by a (manual) piston.

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

Database Manager on June 22, 2009:

Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Information from church web site, accessed June 21, 2009.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

[Pape shows 14 stops.]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from console 1974
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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