Schlicker Organ Co. (1995ca.)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 2529, 1959)

Location:

St. Norbert Abbey
1016 North Broadway
De Pere, WI 54115 US
Organ ID: 50356

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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 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 pitman
  • 45 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 40 stops. 47 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 40
  • Registers: 47
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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 vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • 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 May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 22, 2012:

Updated through online information from Rodney J. Weed. -- Several additions have been made to the original organ. These include a Vox Humana, Cymbale III, Soubasse 32' (digital), Bombarde 32' (digital), 8' Trompette Premontre en Chamade above the west door and a Zimbelstern. The console of the instrument has been completely overhauled with the addition of new stop knobs and an eight level solid state memory bank. In fact, the entire instrument is controlled digitally. These additions were fabricated by the Schlicker organ company of Buffalo, New York, with the blessing of the Casavant company.

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

Database Manager on October 22, 2012:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on August 29, 2012:

Identified through online information from Rodney J. Weed. -- Additions to existing Casavant organ -- This organ is used by the Norbertine Canons every day of the year for the daily liturgies of the abbey community: the Eucharist, Lauds, and Vespers. Additions include on the Swell an 8' Voix Humana, on the Great a Cymbale III, on the Choir a 8' Trompette Premontre en chamade above the west door opposite the main pipe chambers on the East wall of the Sanctuary, on the Pedal a 32' Soubasse and a 32' Bombarde. The two 32' stops are electronic. A Zimbelstern (toe stud) was also added. In addition to these improvements The console of the instrument has been completely overhauled with the addition of new stop knobs and an eight level solid state memory bank. In fact, the entire instrument is controlled digitally. These additions were fabricated by the Schlicker organ company of Buffalo, New York, with the blessing of the Casavant company, and installed by Stanton Peters and Henry Weland of Peters Weiland Company, Milwaukee, WI

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 the Concert Program given by Stephen Tharp on 10-20-2012
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Building Exterior: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-20

Console: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-20

Left Drawknobs: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-20

Right Drawknobs: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-20

Rocking Tablets and Manuals: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-20

Swell Pedals and Toe Studs: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-20

Chancel and Chamber Grillework: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-20

Rear of Church and Trompette en Chamade: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2012-10-20

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