Pipe Organ Database

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Bozeman-Gibson (Opus 21, 1981)

Originally E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 288, 1860)
Exhibited in the 1981 OHS convention

Location:

St. John's Roman Catholic Church
207 York Street
Bangor, ME 04401 US
Organ ID: 8030

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been restored to a previous 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 August 31, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 36 ranks. 1,086 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 32 stops. 34 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 32
  • Registers: 34
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • 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 a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 03, 2007:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Swell 8' Vox Humana previously removed and missing at time of restoration.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was E. & G. G. Hook (1860, Opus288).

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 1981

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Previously tonally altered. 16' Trombone added which was prepared for in 1860. Additional work 1993.

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

Instrument Images:

Organ case in rear gallery: Photograph by Len Levasseur, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken on 2010-04-19

Keydesk: Photograph by Len Levasseur, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken on 2010-04-19

Manuals and builder's nameplate: Photograph by Len Levasseur, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken on 2010-04-19

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