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Tellers-Kent Organ Co.

Location:

St. Bonaventure Monastery
1740 Mt. Elliot St.
Detroit, 48207 US
Chapel
Organ ID: 67710

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is not playable.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from William M Worden on March 03, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • 9 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 stops. 20 registers.
Gallery:
  • Built by Tellers-Kent Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Registers: 20
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: No pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from William M Worden on March 03, 2021.
William M. Worden on February 25, 2021:

The organ is missing all its Great pipes; whether there are pipes in the swellbox or surviving pedal pipework is unknown. The organ was in leather failure for many years. The chapel now has a Rodgers electronic.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on March 03, 2021.
Taken from console: Open In New Tab Originally published March 3, 2021
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from William M Worden on March 03, 2021.

Instrument Images:

The organ facade from the chancel.: Photograph by William M. Worden. Taken on 2021-03-03

Chapel interior: Photograph by William M. Worden. Taken on 2021-02-24

Console: Photograph by William M. Worden. Taken on 2021-03-03

Organ case: Photograph by William Worden, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2021-02-24

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