E. H. Holloway Corp. (1973)

Location:

Central Christian Church
Warren, OH US
Organ ID: 46092

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider with pneumatic pull-downs (externally, EP or TP)
  • 47 ranks. 3 manuals.
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: 3
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 01, 2010:

Identified through information from Steve Bournias: -- Replaced existing Hillgreen, Lane rebuild of 1913 Möller.
organ needs major rebuild and is unplayable; new electronic located in chancel; chancel pipe organ has a portable 1m keyboard; i was instrumental in proposing significant changes to the design/specs in 1972 when i was only a senior in hi school;
original plans = swell holzgedeckt 8, gemshorn 8, gemshorn celeste 8, principal 4, koppelflute 4, octavin 2, larigot 1-1/3, scharf II, krummhorn 16, trompette 8;
choir rohrflute 8, viola 8, viola celeste 8, spitzflute 4, nazard 2 2/3, flageolet 2, tierce 1 3/5, oboe 8, vox humana, 8
great originally trumpet 8 revised to paulistenposaune 8 and prolly built by stinkens who supplied all metal flue pipes
the sound is very gentle; full organ is mezzo; underscaled principal 8 on gt voiced fluty; scharf iii in sw cuts glass starts at 2/3'; sw trompette is trivo and magnificent; sw krummhorn 16 is very diminutive yet full sw with box shut and reeds is thrilling; holloway slider chests work ok with the plenum but reeds added coz a drop in wind pressure and an undesirable pitch instability; organ has 47 rks and is prolly the largest in warren ohio; was donated by a single donor; brandon woods was a holloway installer in 1973 and is now chief voicer and executive board member of goulding and wood

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Annotated stoplist from Steve Bournias
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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