Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1972)

Originally Rudolph Wurlitzer Manufacturing Co. (Opus 1204, 1925)

Location:

Cicero's Pizza Restaurant
Minneapolis (Roseville), MN US
Dining Room
Organ ID: 67753

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Restaurants
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on March 05, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • 7 ranks. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 7 stops.
Main:
  • Built by Rudolph Wurlitzer Manufacturing Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 7
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Horseshoe style console.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys in horseshoe curves.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • 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 Jim Stettner on March 05, 2021.
Jim Stettner on March 05, 2021:

According to the online Wurlitzer Opus List this was a Style E, 2-manual, 7-rank instrument originally built for the State Theatre in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. It was relocated to the David L. Junchen residence in Sherrard, Illinois in 1972 by an unknown person or firm (possibly David Junchen). The Wurlitzer Opus List says it was also relocated to Roseville in 1972. Unknown if any tonal or mechanical changes were made in this location. In 2009, It was relocated to the Harrisville, Pennsylvania residence of Ben Robertson and Don Fink with installation by the Blackwood Theatre Organ Society chapter, and enlarged.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on March 05, 2021.

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