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Tellers Organ Co. (1962)

Originally W. W. Kimball Co. (1906)

Location:

St. Anne Church / St. Paul of the Cross Parish
400 Hoodridge Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15234 US
Organ ID: 71552

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is currently being renovated or restored.
  • The organ's condition needs attention, but in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on August 15, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 49 ranks. 2,477 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 46 stops.
Old Chancel Console:
  • Built by Tellers Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 46
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys.
  • 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 Benjamin Sommer on August 12, 2022.

New Chancel Console:
  • Built by Luley Organ Company
  • Manuals: 3
  • 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.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • 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
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Benjamin Sommer on August 12, 2022.
Stoplist: Open In New Tab Specification of the organ pre-restoration
We received the most recent update for this document from Benjamin Sommer on August 12, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Pittsburgh Post Gazette, submitted by Benjamin Sommer. Taken approx. 2019

Chancel with the organ chamber: Photograph by St. Anne Church, submitted by Benjamin Sommer. Taken approx. 2016

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