The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Trinity Lutheran Church
7404 Vermont at Koeln
St. Louis, Missouri 63111

OHS Database ID 1323.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 2, 2012.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 19 stops. 24 registers.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1994. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Some revoicing and minor alterations early 1990's. 1 stop added. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through on-line information from Howard Hesketh. -- Organ has a beautiful full rich sound that makes the pews and floor vibrate. (Database Manager. April 11, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from Alan Creek. (Database Manager. May 2, 2012)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Photograph by Alan Creek 2012-01-08
Church Exterior. Photograph by Alan Creek 2012-01-08
Chancel. Photograph by Alan Creek 2012-01-08
Organ Bench Detail. Photograph by Alan Creek 2012-01-08
Key Action with Reservoir Below. Photograph by Alan Creek 2012-01-08
Key Action with Reservoir Below. Photograph by Alan Creek 2012-01-08
Case from the side. Photograph by Alan Creek 2012-01-08
Facade Pipes. Photograph by Alan Creek 2012-01-08
Console. Photograph by Alan Creek 2011-03-01
Case Detail. Photograph by Alan Creek 2011-03-01
Left Drawknobs. Photograph by Alan Creek 2011-03-01
Right Drawknobs. Photograph by Alan Creek 2011-03-01
Swell Pedal. Photograph by Alan Creek 2011-03-01
Organ case in rear gallery. Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation 2019-04-03

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist taken from the console June 12, 2013
    St. Louis, Missouri
    St. Trinity Lutheran Church
    
    Geo. Kilgen & Son (Chas. C. Kilgen), Opus ____, 1903
    
    
    GREAT                              COUPLERS (Drawknob)
     
    Gr. 8 ft.  Open Diapason           Coupler Sw. to Ped.
    Gr. 8 ft.  Melodia                 Coupler Gr. to Ped.
    Gr. 8 ft.  Gamba
    Gr. 8 ft.  Dulciana *              Coupler Sw. to Gr.
    Gr. 4 ft.  Octave
    Gr. 4 ft.  Flute D'Amour
    Gr. 2 ft.  Super Octave            FOOT TRUNDLES (Labeled; l-r)
    Gr. 3 rks. Mixture
                                       Forte - 
    SWELL (Expressive)
                                       Piano -
    Sw. 8 ft. Geigen Principal
    Sw. 8 ft. Stop Diapason
    Sw. 8 ft. Salicional               PEDAL MOVEMENTS
    Sw. 4 ft. Flute Harmonique
    Sw. 4 ft. Violina                  Swell Expression     (bal.)
    Sw. 2 ft. Flautina
    Sw. 8 ft. Oboe Gamba
    Sw.       Tremolo
    
    PEDAL
     
    Ped. 16 ft.  Bourdon
    Ped. 8 ft.   Bass Flute 
    
    Bellows Signal
    
    * later replaced by an 8' Trumpet
    
    
    [Received from David Freuler 2013-06-15.]
    [Corrected/Updated by James R. Stettner 2019-07-24.]
  • Click Here Stoplist taken from the console June 12, 2013 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.