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Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders Inc. (2020)

Location:

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
124 N Roosevelt Ave.
Wichita, KS 67208 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 69734

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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 Jim Stettner on November 27, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider with direct-electric pallets (internal), Information unknown or not applicable
  • 24 ranks. 1,454 pipes. 3 divisions. 3 manuals. 19 stops. 32 registers.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with direct-electric pallets (internal) chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders Inc.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on November 27, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with direct-electric pallets (internal) chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders Inc.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on November 27, 2021.

Solo (prepared-for):
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on November 27, 2021.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with direct-electric pallets (internal) chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders Inc.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on November 27, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Berghaus Pipe Organ Builders Inc.
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 19
  • Registers: 32
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Combination Action Name: Peterson ICS
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on November 27, 2021.
Patrick Harms on November 26, 2021:

This organ replaced the church's 1952 Kilgen Organ (Op. 7588). Construction started in 2019 and installation was completed in September 2020. Many of the pipes of the old organ were repurposed for this organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Patrick Harms on November 26, 2021.
Taken From Console: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Patrick Harms on November 26, 2021.

Stoplist copied from the Builder's website: Open In New Tab Originally published 2020
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on November 27, 2021.

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