Unknown Builder

Originally Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 3006, 1949)

Location:

St John Lutheran Church
65 W Catherine St.
Markesan, WI 53946 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 70807

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran 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 Andrew Schaeffer on April 23, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 11 ranks. 2 manuals. 9 stops.
Gallery:
  • Built by Wicks Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 9
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on April 23, 2022.
Andrew Schaeffer on April 23, 2022:

Visited Church 22 April 2022

We received the most recent update for this note from Andrew Schaeffer on April 23, 2022.

Jim Stettner on April 23, 2022:

This entry represents tonal additions made to an existing organ. Identified by Dr. Andrew Schaeffer of Facebook Wisconsin Organ Scene on April 22, 2022.

A 4' Choral Bass and a III Mixture were added to the original 1949, 7-rank, Wicks organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on April 23, 2022.
Taken from the console: Open In New Tab Originally published 22 April 2022
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Andrew Schaeffer on April 23, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Organ case in rear gallery: Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer. Taken on 2022-04-22

Sanctuary: Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer. Taken on 2022-04-22

Pipework: Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer. Taken on 2022-04-22

Console: Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer. Taken on 2022-04-22

Organ case in rear gallery: Photograph by Dr. Andrew Schaeffer, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2022-04-22

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