Pipe Organ Database

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Jim Steinborn (2016)

Originally E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 476, 1869)

Location:

Holy Comforter Episcopal Church
1700 W. 10th Avenue
Broomfield, CO 80020 US
Organ ID: 56632

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been restored to a previous 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: Slider
  • 15 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 14 stops. 17 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 14
  • Registers: 17
  • 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.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 26, 2018:

Updated by Benjamin Ehrlich, who has heard or played the organ.

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

Database Manager on September 14, 2017:

Updated by James R. Stettner, listing conversations with this person as the source of the information: Ben Ehrlich, organist.

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

Database Manager on November 29, 2015:

Updated through online information from Stephen Tappe. -- Restored in 2009 by Richard Hamar and Susi Tattershall for Saint John's Cathedral, Denver. As of February 1 2016, the organ is owned by Holy Comforter Episcopal Church in Broomfield, CO.

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

Database Manager on September 13, 2015:

An original installation. Identified by Stephen Tappe, based on personal knowledge of the organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Compiled from previous documents, with assistance from Jim Steinborn: Open In New Tab Original document from Benjamin Ehrlich. Originally published 2017-12-06
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

from Benjamin Ehrlich: Open In New Tab Typed specification
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Nave, Organ Case and Facade: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

Organ Case and Facade: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

Organ Case, Facade and Keydesk: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

Organ Case, Facade and Keydesk: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

Keydesk: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

Right-side Stops: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

Left-side Stops: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

Pedalboard: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

Keydesk and Pedals: Photograph by Timothy Seibert, Flatirons Pro Media. Taken on 2018-01-05

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