Pipe Organ Database

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E.F. Walcker & Cie. (Opus 5363, 1970)

Location:

Goshen College
1700 S Main St.
Goshen, IN 46526 US
Organ ID: 3962

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on July 09, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 26 ranks. 1,400 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 20 stops. 21 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 20
  • Registers: 21
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • 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.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on July 09, 2021.
Jeff Scofield on July 09, 2021:

The THE DIAPASON September 1970: The tonal design was worked out by Richard Litterst and S.. H. Dembinski. Tonal finishing was by Al Stock and Hellmuth Wolff. Both key and stop action are mechanical with wind pressure of 50 and 60mm. The dedicatory program was played by Mr. Litterst with the Goshen College orchestra and choir on April 18, 1970.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on July 09, 2021.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Pape shows as 19 registers.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Taken from THE DIAPASON September 1970: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on July 09, 2021.

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