Pipe Organ Database

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Daniel Jaeckel Inc. (Opus 17, 1993)

Location:

Central United Methodist Church
215 North Capital Ave.
Lansing, MI 48933 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 46704

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Status and Condition:

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

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 64 ranks. 3,168 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 44 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 44
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on curved jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 05, 2016:

Updated through online information from Benjamin Foster.
The organ is one of the Lansing Chapter of the American Guild of Organists unique organs because of the tracker action and because of its unique French stlye and pedalboard.

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

Database Manager on April 21, 2010:

Identified through online information from Chad Boorsma. -- The instrument is known as the Centennial Memorial Organ. Dr. Robert Anderson served as the organ consultant.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from specification provided by the church
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary Interior and Chancel: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-04-20

Nave and Balcony: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-04-20

Chancel and Organ Case: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-04-20

Organ Case: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-04-20

Console: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-04-20

Console: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-04-20

Church Building: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-04-20

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