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Paul E. Fischer Pipe Organ Sales & Service (1989)

Originally Tellers-Sommerhoff Organ Co. (Opus 1, 1906)

Location:

Iglesia Episcopal de la Epifania
Calle 4ta 17
Santa Domingo, DO
Sanctuary; front
Organ ID: 47489

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on June 19, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
Great:
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by Tellers-Sommerhoff Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on June 19, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by Tellers-Sommerhoff Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on June 19, 2021.

Pedal:
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by Tellers-Sommerhoff Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on June 19, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Tellers-Sommerhoff Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on June 19, 2021.
Database Manager on December 20, 2010:

Identified through on-line information from John Speller. -- The instrument is thought to have been located originally in a Polish Catholic Church in Erie, Pennsylvania.

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

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Glen Arfsten. Taken on 2012-02-12

Recital announcement to celebrate the 100th birthday of the organ.: Photograph from an archival source: Book: Making Music, by Paul E. Fischer, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. 2006

Sanctuary interior and organ from the entrance: Photograph from an archival source: Parish website, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. after 2006

Organ in front: Photograph from an archival source: Parish website, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. after 2006

Organ case and facade in profile: Photograph from an archival source: Parish website, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. after 2006

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