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Noack (Opus 106, 1985)

Location:

The Hartt School - University of Hartford
200 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117 US
Bliss Music Room / Portative
Organ ID: 4147

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on May 24, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 7 ranks. 384 pipes. 1 divisions. 1 manuals. 7 stops. 12 registers.
Manual:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Portable instrument, fully movable.
  • Built by Noack
We received the most recent update for this division from Scott Lamlein on May 24, 2022.
Keydesk:
  • Built by Noack
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 7
  • Registers: 12
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: No pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Scott Lamlein on May 24, 2022.
Paul R. Marchesano on May 24, 2022:

A small continuo organ with transposing manual A440/415 All stops split in Bass/Treble except the Nazard and the Tierce -- builder website.

We received the most recent update for this note from Paul R. Marchesano on May 24, 2022.

Scott Lamlein on May 24, 2022:

Adjunct Organ faculty at Hartt, inspected organ recently.

We received the most recent update for this note from Scott Lamlein on May 24, 2022.

Scott Lamlein on May 24, 2022:

Essentially in storage with little to no usage since organ department closure in 2015. Organ was found to be in very good condition, with a minor tuning needed. Protective doors added to the case front sometime since 1994.

We received the most recent update for this note from Scott Lamlein on May 24, 2022.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1996

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Scott Lamlein on May 24, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Case Detail: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Case Detail: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Case and facade pipes: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Case with protective doors closed: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Keydesk (on back of organ): Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Keydesk detail: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Stop jamb detail: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Nameplate: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Bliss Music Room: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

Bliss Music Room. Organ can be seen at right, behind the shell, covered. (storage area for multiple pianos and stage items): Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-05-23

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