Pipe Organ Database

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Robert E. Arndt (1982)

Originally The Rudolph Wurlitzer Co. (Opus 1587, 1927)

Location:

Residence: Byron Carlson
St. Paul, MN US
Organ ID: 47710

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Private Residences
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: Wurlitzer
  • 21 ranks. 5 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wurlitzer chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 5
  • Console Style: Horseshoe style console.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 07, 2011:

Identified through information from Jonathan Ortloff: -- Originally installed in the Marbro Theatre, Chicago in 1927. One of only five five-manual Wurlitzers built. Installed here in basement chambers, speaking through grilles at the top into living and dining rooms. Console in living room. Relocated to Ocean State Theatre (Originally Loew's State Theatre), Providence, Rhode Island, in 1982.

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

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