Kegg Pipe Organ Builders (Opus 2137, 2018)

Originally Rudolph Wurlitzer Manufacturing Co. (Opus 2137, 1930)

Location:

Kegg Pipe Organ Builders Shop
1184 Woodland Street SW
Hartville, OH 44632 US
Erecting room
Organ ID: 62710

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Builder's Shops: Storage, display, etc.
  • 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 April 17, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wurlitzer
  • 7 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wurlitzer chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on April 17, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Setterboard (remote or in console).
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on April 17, 2019.
Database Manager on April 17, 2019:

Updated by Charles Kegg, the builder.

This organ is now installed and on permanent display at the Kegg shop. We have approximately 120 rolls for it.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 18, 2019.

Database Manager on June 19, 2018:

Wurlitzer Style RJ11. Originally built in 1930 for Harleigh Memorial Cemetery & Mausoleum, Camden, New Jersey. In 1962, moved to First Evangelical Free Church, Brooklyn, New York. Roll Player removed. In 2006, moved to Terry Hochmuth Residence, Truro, Massachusetts. Original Roll Player found and restored. In 2018, acquired by Charles Kegg for installation in Kegg Pipe Organ Builders shop, Hartville, Ohio.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.
Wurlitzer brochure, courtesy Charles Kegg: Open In New Tab Typed specification
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Charles Kegg (2018).

Console and Shades: Photograph by Charles Kegg (2018).

Relay Room: Photograph by Charles Kegg (2018).

Pipe Chamber: Photograph by Charles Kegg (2018).

Roll Player: Photograph by Charles Kegg (2018).

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