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M. L. Bigelow & Co. (Opus 3, 2016)

Originally M. L. Bigelow & Co. (Opus 3, 1981)

Location:

Brigham Young University-Idaho
Rexburg, ID US
Organ ID: 59889

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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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 6 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 6 stops. 6 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Built by M. L. Bigelow & Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 6
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Suspended tracker.
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on August 16, 2020.
Database Manager on March 07, 2017:

Originally 2/7 built in 1981 for Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma. It was rebuilt by Bigelow in 2016 with new keyboards and all new tracker action. The Praestant, Gemshorn and Violoncello are new ranks in 2016; the Gedackt, Chimney Flute and Subbass are from 1981.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
From Dr. Daniel Kerr: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from James R. Stettner on April 23, 2020.

Instrument Images:

M. L. Bigelow Practice Organ: Photograph by Dr. Daniel Kerr. Taken on 2017-03-03

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