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Holtkamp (Opus 1779, 1962)

Location:

St. Thomas Episcopal Church
226 Washington Street
Menasha, WI 54952 US
Organ ID: 41881

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican 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 31, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 33 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 24 stops. 24 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 31, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 24
  • Registers: 24
  • 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: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 31, 2018.
Database Manager on February 14, 2014:

Updated through online information from Richard C Greene. -- In 1990, Wahl Organ Builders revoiced the Holtkamp organ to change the tonal style of the organ.

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

Database Manager on July 24, 2012:

Updated through online information from Richard C Greene.

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

Database Manager on March 26, 2010:

Updated through online information from David Bohn. -- Properly, Tutti is controlled by Hitchdown pedal, not reversible. -- Positiv stops extend only to top g (56 pipes per rank)

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

Database Manager on August 16, 2009:

Identified through research conducted by Sand Lawn, courtesy of David Scribner.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from the console December 1992 by David Bohn
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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