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St. Mary's Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption
1140 Madison Avenue
Covington, Kentucky 41011

OHS Database ID 18021.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 4, 2005.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals. 7 divisions. 65 ranks.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs.

Notes

  • In the gallery of the south transept. (Elizabeth Schmitt. May 4, 2005)
  • Used most of the pipework of the previous 1933, 42 rank Wicks, Op. 1140 chancel organ, designed by Henry Willis III. (Elizabeth Schmitt. May 4, 2005)

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Cathedral interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Console center. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Organ and exposed pipes.

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  • From Cincinnati AGO website
    Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Covington, KY
    1982 Aultz-Kersting organ
    
    Great:
    16' Prinzipal
    8' Prinzipal
    8' Doppelflote
    8' Rohrflote
    8' Viol d'Gambe
    4' Oktav
    4' Traversflote
    4' Rohrflote
    2 2/3' Quinte
    2' Super Oktav
    2' Waldflote
    1 3/5' Terz
    IV Fourniture
    III Zimbel
    16' Tromba
    8' Trompette
    8' Trompette en Chamade (console wiring prepared)
    4' Clarion
    16' Bombarde (TC)
    8' Bombarde
    4' Bombarde
    16' Great to Great
    4' Great to Great
    
    Swell:
    16' Bourdon
    16' Contra Viole (TC)
    8' Gedackt
    8' Offenflote
    8' Gambe
    8' Gambe Celeste
    4' Oktav
    4' Kleingedackt
    2 2/3' Nazat
    2' Super Oktav
    2' Fife
    1 3/5' Terz
    1 1/3' Quinte
    1' Prinzipal
    III Mixtur
    32' Contra Fagott (TC)
    16' Basson (TC)
    16' Fagotto
    8' Trompette en Chamade (console wiring prepared)
    8' Kopf Trompette
    8' Hoboe
    4' Klarine
    4' Hoboe
    Tremulant
    4' Swell to Swell
    Swell Unison Off
    
    Choir:
    16' Dulciana
    8' Geigen Prinzipal
    8' Offenflote
    8' Viole
    8' Dulciana
    8' Meerflote
    4' Geigen Oktav
    4' Koppelflote
    4' Viola
    2 2/3' Quinte
    2' Super Oktav
    2' Spielflote
    1 3/5' Terz
    1 1/3' Nazat
    1' Sifflote
    8' Bombarde
    8' Trompette en Chamade (console wiring prepared)
    16' Dulzian (TC)
    8' Krummhorn
    8' Clarinet
    4' Krummhorn
    Tremulant
    4' Choir to Choir
    Choir Unison Off
    
    Positiv:
    8' Geigen Prinzipal
    8' Holzgedackt
    4' Oktav
    4' Flote Harmonic
    2 2/3' Nazard
    2' Oktavin
    1 3/5' Terz
    1 1/3' Larigot
    1' Prinzipal
    III Scharff
    16' Rohrschalmei (TC)
    8' Rohrschalmei
    8' Trompette en Chamade (console wiring prepared)
    Zimbelstern
    16' Positiv to Positiv
    Positiv Unison Off
    
    Pedal:
    32' Prinzipal (el. extension)
    32' Soubasse (digital)
    32' Offenbass (result.)
    32' Untersatz (result.)
    16' Prinzipal
    16' Violone (digital)
    16' Prestant (Gt.)
    16' Bourdon
    16' Violon (Gt.)
    16' Lieblich Gedackt
    10 2/3' Quintaton (Gt.)
    8' Prestant (Gt.)
    8' Hohlflote
    8' Rohrflote (Gt.)
    8' Bourdon
    8' Violon
    5 1/3' Quinte (Gt.)
    4' Geigen
    4' Nachthorn (Gt.)
    4' Fugara
    2' Flachflote (Gt.)
    2' Spitzgambe
    II Rauschquinte (Gt.)
    IV Fourniture (Gt.)
    32' Contra Tromba (el. extension)
    32' Bombarde (digital)
    4' Tromba (Gt.)
    16' Bombarde (digital)
    16' Fagotto (Sw.)
    8' Tromba (Gt.)
    8' Posaune (Sw.)
    4' Klarine (Sw.)
    4' Krummhorn (Ch.)
    8' Bombarde (Gt.)
    
    North Apse Antiphonal (floating):
    16' Bourdon
    8' Prinzipal
    8' Gedackt
    8' Gemshorn
    8' Gambe
    8' Gambe Celeste
    4' Oktav
    4' Soaveflote
    4' Salicet
    2 2/3' Nazard
    2' Super Oktav
    1' Zartflote
    8' Oboe
    4' Oboe
    
    South Apse Antiphonal (floating digital, MIDI):
    16' Contre Gambe
    8' Diapason
    8' Flute Harmonique
    8' Bourdon
    8' Quintadena
    4' Flute Octaviante
    1 3/5' Terz
    1 1/3' Larigot
    1 1/7' Septime
    III Scharf
    16' Bombarde
    8' Trompette
    8' Corno di Bassetto
    8' Tuba Mirabilis
    4' Clarion
    Tremulant
    Chimes
    
     [Received from Connor Annable 2011-08-24.]
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