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Dobson Pipe Organ Builders (Opus 86, 2008)

Location:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1200 S. Marquette Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403 US
Chapel
Organ ID: 36756

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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 with pneumatic pull-downs (externally, EP or TP)
  • 24 ranks. 4 divisions. 2 manuals. 21 stops. 26 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with pneumatic pull-downs (externally, EP or TP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 21
  • Registers: 26
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 29, 2012:

Updated through online information from Connor Annable.

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

Database Manager on October 13, 2008:

Identified by Dennis Steckley from information in "Recent Installations," The American Organist Vol. 42, No 7 [July, 2008]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
From builder's website: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Instrument Images:

Chancel, organ cases and console: Photograph by Chris Stroh, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-04-22

Chancel, organ case and console: Photograph by Chris Stroh, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-04-22

Console: Photograph by Chris Stroh, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-04-22

Chapel interior: Photograph by Westminster Presbyterian Church, submitted by Jeff Scofield.

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