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Peragallo Pipe Organ Co. (Opus 711, 2011)

Location:

Williamsburg United Methodist Church
500 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 48704

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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, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on July 07, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 59 ranks. 3,505 pipes. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 49 stops. 68 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 07, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 49
  • Registers: 68
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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: Traditional style with roll top.
  • 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: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 07, 2018.
Database Manager on October 02, 2012:

Updated through online information from T. Daniel Hancock.

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

Database Manager on August 24, 2011:

Identified by Chad Boorsma -- the organ replaced a 1964 Moller organ. It was dedicated in September 2011. Cost of the organ was $839,600.

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

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Facade Pipes: Photograph by John G. DeMajo. Taken on 2011-08-17

Console: Photograph by John G. DeMajo. Taken on 2011-08-17

Nave and Balcony: Photograph by John G. DeMajo. Taken on 2011-08-17

Church Exterior: Photograph by John G. DeMajo. Taken on 2011-08-17

Pipe Chamber: Photograph by John G. DeMajo. Taken on 2011-08-17

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