Pipe Organ Database

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John Brombaugh & Associates (Opus 23a, 1977)

Exhibited in the 2022 OHS convention(s)

Location:

St. John's United Church of Christ
201 W Market Street
Germantown, OH 45327 US
Organ ID: 8001

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Churches of Christ (UCC)
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on August 12, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 8 ranks. 351 pipes. 1 manuals. 6 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Stops: 6
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 24, 2007:

Updated through on-line information from Michael Hughes.

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 1996

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Kirnberger III temperament. Hammered lead pipework is the first to be made in the builder's workshop. John Brombaugh's childhood church. The organ is a memorial to the builder's mother, Katherine Christman Brombaugh (1909-1974). Dedicated 6/19/77 by Mark Brombaugh, the builder's brother. [Pape lists as 5 speaking stops.]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Pipe Organs of Columbus, OHS 2022: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on August 12, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Organ and case: Photograph by Len Levasseur, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken approx. August 2019

Organ and case: Photograph by Len Levasseur, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken approx. August 2019

Church exterior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2011-08-25

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