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Berghaus Organ Co. (2012)

Originally Schlicker Organ Co. (1995)

Location:

First United Methodist Church
501 Howe Street
Green Bay, WI 54301 US
Organ ID: 52168

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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 May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 36 ranks. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 33 stops.
All:
  • Position: Exposed pipes or case front visible in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 33
  • 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: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped 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 Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible 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 December 07, 2013:

Updated through online information from Rodney J. Weed. -- The enlargement of this organ by the Berghaus company consists of the addition of an 8' Trompette En Chamade known by the church as the Festival Trumpet. It is usable in the Solo, Antiphonal and Pedal divisions of the organ.

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

Database Manager on November 27, 2013:

This entry describes alterations to an existing organ. Identified by Rodney J. Weed, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- This entry is for the addition of an 8' Trompette En Chamade by the Berghaus Organ Co. in July of 2012. This new stop is usable in the Solo, Antiphonal and Pedal divisions of the organ.

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 on 11/20/2013 minus En Chamade Trumpet added in July 2012
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2013-11-20

Balcony and Organ Cases: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2013-11-20

Console: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2013-11-20

Left Organ Case and Trompette en Chamade: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2013-11-20

Right Organ Case and Trompette en Chamade: Photograph by Rodney J. Weed. Taken on 2013-11-20

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