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Orgelbau Klais Bonn (2019)

Location:

Saugatuck Congregational Church
245 Post Rd. E.
Westport, CT 06880 US
Organ ID: 64690

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ has been altered 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 November 27, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 27 ranks. 2 divisions. 2 manuals. 18 stops. 33 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on November 27, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 18
  • Registers: 33
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Balanced tracker.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on November 27, 2019.
Database Manager on November 26, 2019:

This organ replaces an Austin destroyed in a fire. The Klais has mechanical manual key action, but electric Pedal key action. The Pedal has no independent registers and all stops are derived from three Great ranks: Holz Gedeckt, Holz Flote, and Holz Basson.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on November 27, 2019.

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