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Jeremy Cooper (2014)

Originally Hutchings, Plaisted & Co. (Opus 56, 1875)

Location:

Our Saviour's Lutheran Church
160 Hill Farm Road
Fairfield, CT 06430 US
Organ ID: 52811

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is extant in this location, possibly in original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on September 08, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 9 ranks. 2 divisions. 1 manuals.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Built by Hutchings, Plaisted & Co.
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 2
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on September 08, 2020.
Database Manager on June 20, 2014:

Altered and relocated existing organ. Identified by John Igoe, using information from this web site: http://www.minutemannewscenter.com/articles/2014/06/13/fairfield/news/doc539b2997aac45189259945.txt. --

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist copied from the New York City Organ Project: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on March 28, 2021.
Hisoric church organ to be dedicated in October 26 concert: Open In New Tab Abbreviated history, photograph, announcement of recital
Document created on 2014-10-23
We received the most recent update for this document from Rev. Mark Christoffersen on October 04, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ Case: Photograph by Drew Valle. Taken on 2014-06-12

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