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Andover Organ Co. (Opus 108, 1994)

Location:

St. Michael's Episcopal Church
112 Randolph Avenue
Milton, MA 02186 US
Organ ID: 9559

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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 Paul R. Marchesano on March 06, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 28 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 26 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on January 13, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Registers: 26
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on January 13, 2020.
Paul R. Marchesano on March 06, 2021:

Builder's website lists the organ as built in 1994. In the 1996 OHS Handbooks the builder advertised the organ as Op. 108, 1995. Perhaps this discrepancy represents contract and completion dates.

We received the most recent update for this note from Paul R. Marchesano on March 06, 2021.

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.
1996 OHS Convention Handbook: Open In New Tab The builder featured this organ in an ad in the 1996 Convention Handbook with photo and stoplist Originally published 1996
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on March 06, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Organ case in chancel: Photograph by Brink Bush.

Facade and church interior: Photograph by Brink Bush.

Keydesk: Photograph by Brink Bush.

Keydesk: Great stopjamb: Photograph by Brink Bush.

Keydesk: Swell and Pedal stopjamb: Photograph by Brink Bush.

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