Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Robert L. Sipe, Inc. (2005)

Location:

St. Lucas Evangelical Lutheran Church
648 East Dover Street
Milwaukee, WI 53207 US
Organ ID: 48783

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran 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 May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 27 ranks. 1,577 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 21 stops. 29 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 21
  • Registers: 29
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 03, 2012:

Updated through online information from Richard C Greene.

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

Database Manager on April 23, 2012:

Updated through online information from Kevin Becker.

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

Database Manager on August 29, 2011:

Identified through online information from Richard C Greene.

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 console April 21, 2012
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Ryan Mueller. Taken on 2014-09-20

Sanctuary Interior and Chancel: Photograph by Ryan Mueller. Taken on 2014-09-20

Balcony and Organ Case: Photograph by Ryan Mueller. Taken on 2014-09-20

Organ Case: Photograph by Ryan Mueller. Taken on 2014-09-20

Console: Photograph by Ryan Mueller. Taken on 2014-09-20

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