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M. P. Möller (Opus 11385, 1979)

Location:

St. Augustine’s Cathedral
359 Washington Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06604 US
Cathedral
Organ ID: 28913

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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 07, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 31 ranks. 1,839 pipes. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 38 stops. 31 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) 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 07, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 38
  • Registers: 31
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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 roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • 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 Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 07, 2019.
Database Manager on May 07, 2019:

A. Thompson-Allen completely refurbished the organ 2011-2014, with tonal changes as 3/42 Op. 124; the previous half-length 32' reed was replaced by a full-length 32' Contre Bombarde.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 08, 2019.

Database Manager on February 20, 2012:

Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ was restored in 2003 by Peragallo Organ Builders as part of a major renovation of the entire Cathedral. (source: Bridgeport AGO website, accessed Feb 18, 2012)

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

Database Manager on March 14, 2011:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Grand, Positiv and Pedal located in gallery; Choir and Choir Pedal located in the nave; 32' Bourdon retained from previous organ without guarantees.

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

Database Manager on September 22, 2007:

Identified by Jeff Scofield through information in Möller factory documents.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 07, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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