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Bernard J. Schaefer

Location:

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
277 E. Montello Street
Montello, WI 53949 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 69220

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Ken Stancer on September 23, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 17 registers.
Great:
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Bernard J. Schaefer
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 20, 2022.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Bernard J. Schaefer
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 20, 2022.

Pedal:
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Bernard J. Schaefer
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 20, 2022.
Gallery:
  • Built by Bernard J. Schaefer
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Registers: 17
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Setterboard (remote or in console).
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on February 20, 2022.
Jim Stettner on February 20, 2022:

This entry represents the installation of new organ. Identified through online information from Ken Stancer who has personal knowledge of the organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on February 20, 2022.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Ken Stancer on April 21, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Facade: Photograph by Ken Stancer. Taken on 2021-09-22

Console: Photograph by Ken Stancer.

Organ in rear gallery: Photograph by Ken Stancer. Taken on 2021-09-22

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