Roche Organ Co. (1997)

Originally Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 745, 1891)

Location:

Pilgrim Congregational Church
45 Broadway
Taunton, MA 02780 US
Organ ID: 7154

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • 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 Paul R. Marchesano on October 04, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 36 ranks. 1,920 pipes. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Leonardo Ciampa on September 30, 2021:

Played a concert there today. Gorgeous instrument!

We received the most recent update for this note from Leonardo Ciampa on September 30, 2021.

Leonardo Ciampa on September 30, 2021:

Rebuilt and revoiced in the authentic 19th-century style by Roche Organ Company. In excellent playing condition!

We received the most recent update for this note from Leonardo Ciampa on September 30, 2021.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1995.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Listed for Broadway Congregational. Rebuilt with pull-down action in 1956. To be restored c. 1995.by Roche Organ Co.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist as documented in dedication concert program April 13, 1997: Open In New Tab From copy of program for dedication recital emailed to me from Michael Bellaccio of Andover Organ Co. Originally published April 13, 1997
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Damian M. Schloming on January 30, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Leonardo Ciampa. Taken on 2021-09-29

Façade: Photograph by Leonardo Ciampa. Taken on 2021-09-29

Organ in rear gallery: Photograph by Leonardo Ciampa. Taken on 2021-09-30

Trombone: Photograph by Leonardo Ciampa. Taken on 2021-09-30

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