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Rudolph Wurlitzer Manufacturing Co. (Opus 45, 1914)

Location:

New Ulm Theatre
New Ulm, MN US
Auditorium
Organ ID: 67868

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Theatres, Cinemas, Movie Houses
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wurlitzer
  • 8 ranks. 596 pipes. 2 divisions. 2 manuals. 8 stops. 68 registers.
Solo (Expressive - 2 ranks):
  • Chest Type(s): Wurlitzer chests
  • Built by The Rudolph Wurlitzer Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.

Accompaniment (Expressive - 6 ranks):
  • Chest Type(s): Wurlitzer chests
  • Built by The Rudolph Wurlitzer Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by The Rudolph Wurlitzer Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 8
  • Registers: 68
  • 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 Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.
Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021:

This was a style 4 Wurlitzer, originally built for the Wulitzer showroom in Chicago, Illinois.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.
Taken from the Wurlitzer Opus List website: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.

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