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Orgelbau Klais Bonn (Opus 1557-B, 2013)

Originally Orgelbau Klais Bonn (Opus 1557, 1980)
Exhibited in the 2022 OHS convention(s)

Location:

Ohio Wesleyan University
61 S Sandusky Street
Delaware, OH 43015 US
Gray Chapel, University Hall
Organ ID: 52706

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • 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 Paul R. Marchesano on August 12, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 84 ranks. 4,513 pipes. 4 manuals. 60 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 60
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 15, 2014:

Identified through online information from John Igoe. -- Renovation and addition of two ranks to existing Klais organ originally installed in 1980.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Console/re-dedication program: Open In New Tab Original document from Ted S. McGraner, II. Originally published 2017-05-25
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chapel interior and organ case: Photograph by Len Levasseur, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-08-27

Stage, console and organ case: Photograph by Len Levasseur, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-08-27

Console: Photograph by Len Levasseur, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-08-27

Organ Case and new Bombarde Pipework: Photograph by Ted S. Gramer, II, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-06-13

Console: Photograph by Ted S. Gramer, II, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-06-13

Stage and Organ Case: Photograph by Ted S. Gramer, II, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-06-13

Organ Case and Console: Photograph by Ted S. Gramer, II, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-06-13

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