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D.H. Cable & Associates, Pipe Organ Craftsmen (2001)

Originally Murray M. Harris (Organ Co.) (1912)

Location:

Monrovia United Methodist Church
140 East Palm Avenue
Monrovia, CA 91016 US
Organ ID: 49917

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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: EP unit
  • 19 ranks. 2 manuals. 17 stops. 32 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In center 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 May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 17
  • Registers: 32
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical 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 Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 07, 2013:

Updated through online information from Douglas H. Cable.

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

Database Manager on June 25, 2012:

Updated through online information from Daniel Sauceda. -- Rebuild and enlargement of existing organ.

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

Database Manager on June 22, 2012:

Identified through online information from Daniel Sauceda.

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

Instrument Images:

Swell set up for testing (Summer 2001): Photograph by Douglas H. Cable.

Swell Chest "A" in Pipe Chamber (Summer 2001): Photograph by Douglas H. Cable.

Swell Chest "B" in Pipe Chamber (Summer 2001): Photograph by Douglas H. Cable.

Swell Chest "C" in Pipe Chamber (Summer 2001): Photograph by Douglas H. Cable.

Restored Great 4' Octave & New Chest (Summer 2001): Photograph by Douglas H. Cable.

Console & Facade (2001): Photograph by Douglas H. Cable.

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