Pipe Organ Database

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Samuel Green (1790ca.)

Location:

Moravian College
Bethlehem, PA 18018 US
Peter Hall
Organ ID: 9468

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has been restored to a previous state.
  • The organ's condition needs attention, but in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 4 ranks. 1 divisions. 1 manuals. 6 stops. 4 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Portable instrument, fully movable.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 4
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: No pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 18, 2016:

Updated through online information from Mark Dennis.

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

Database Manager on June 14, 2015:

Updated through online information from Phillip Wallens.

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

Database Manager on November 09, 2006:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- 8' Open Diapason, 8' Stopped Diapason, 4' Principal bass/treble, 2' Principal bass/treble. Divided at middle c.

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

Database Manager on May 20, 2006:

Updated through on-line information from Mark Dennis. -- According to several sources, the organ was built by London builder Samuel Green. [The organ was incorrectly identified as being by another builder. We gratefully acknowledge the correction.]

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 1999

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

On permanent loan from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Restored c. 1998 by R. J. Brunner. Compass GG, AA-f3 (58 notes, no GG#).

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

Instrument Images:

Manual and Builder's Nameplate: Photograph courtesy of William T. Van Pelt. Taken on 2002-05-01

Organ Case: Photograph courtesy of William T. Van Pelt. Taken on 2002-05-01

Manual and Right Drawknobs: Photograph courtesy of William T. Van Pelt. Taken on 2002-05-01

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