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Czelusniak et Dugal, Inc. (1983)

Originally Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 838, 1896)

Location:

Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Avenue
Holyoke, MA 01040 US
Room C-137
Organ ID: 7305

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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 Scott Lamlein on January 21, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 13 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 13 stops. 15 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Built by Wm. Johnson & Son
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 13
  • Registers: 15
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 25
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with hinged doors that enclose keyboards.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave straight pedalboard.
  • Has Combination Action Foot Trundles
  • Has Coupler Reversible Foot Trundles
We received the most recent update for this console from Scott Lamlein on January 21, 2022.
Scott Lamlein on January 21, 2022:

Moved here and renovated by Czelusniak et Dugal, Inc. in 1983

We received the most recent update for this note from Scott Lamlein on January 21, 2022.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was Johnson & Son (1896, Opus838).

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1986

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

From State Hospital Chapel, Northampton, MA. Unaltered as of 1986. Ded. 23 Oct 1983 by Brenda J. Foster.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Scott Lamlein on January 21, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Organ in current location: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-01-10

Organ case and keydesk: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-01-26

Keydesk: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-01-26

Left stop jamb: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-01-26

Manuals, couplers, nameplates: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-01-26

Right stop jamb: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-01-26

Pedalboard, expression, composition pedals: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-01-26

Organ case and keydesk: Photograph by Scott Lamlein. Taken on 2022-01-26

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