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St. Paul the Apostle Roman R.C. Church
10750 Ohio Avenue
Westwood, California 90024

OHS Database ID 21084.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 28, 2012.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 41 stops. 61 registers. 50 ranks. 2995 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified from the Reuter Opus List, provided by Chris Leaver, Reuter Organ Co., November, 2005. (Database Manager. November 24, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ was installed by Justin Kramer and Associates of Los Angeles. The three Tromba ranks on the Great (16, 8, & 4) are enclosed with the Choir and also playable from that manual. Source: F. Eugene Miller files. (Database Manager. July 1, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. January 28, 2012)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2012-08-08
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2012-08-08
Gallery and organ chamber. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2012-08-08
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2012-08-08
Church exterior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2012-08-08

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from The Diapason November 1960
           Westwood, California
           Church of St. Paul the Apostle, R. C.
    
           Reuter   Op. 1265   1959   3/50
           ______________________________________________
    
           GREAT                         CHOIR
       16' Sub Principal    61       16' Gedeckt       68
        8' Principal        61        8' Gedeckt       12
        8' Hohlflöte        61        8' Dolcan        68
        4' Octave           61        8' Dolce Celeste 61
        4' Koppelflöte      61        4' Fugara        68
    2 2/3' Twelfth          61        4' Nachthorn     68       
        2' Fifteenth        61    2 2/3' Nasard        61
       IV  Fourniture      244        2' Blockflöte    61
      III  Cymbal 183             1 3/5' Tierce        61
           Sub                        1' Sifflöte      61
           Unison Off                 8' Clarinet      68
           Super                         Tremolo
     * 16' Sub Tromba 61                 Sub
     *  8' Tromba 61                     Unison Off
     *  4' Octave Tromba 61              Super
           Chimes                        Trombas       GT
    
           SWELL                         PEDAL
       16' Flauto Dolce     61       32' Bourdon       32
        8' Geigen Principal 68       16' Contre Basse  32
        8' Rohrflöte        68       16' Bourdon       12
        8' Viole de Gambe   68       16' Sub Principal GT
        8' Viole Celeste    56       16' Flauto Dolce  SW
        8' Flauto Dolce     12       16' Gedeckt       CH
        8' Flute Celeste    61        8' Octave        32
        4' Principal        68        8' Bourdon       12
        4' Flute Harmonic   68        8' Sub Principal GT
        4' Flauto Dolce     12        8' Flauto Dolce  SW
    2 2/3' Dolce Quint       7        8' Gedeckt       CH
        2' Flauto Dolce      5        4' Choral Bass   32
      III  Plein Jeu       183        4' Bourdon       12
       16' Bassoon          68        2' Waldflöte     32
        8' Trompette        68      III  Mixture       96
        8' Oboe             12       16' Trombone      32
        4' Clarion          68       16' Bassoon       SW
           Tremolo                    8' Trombone      12
           Sub                        8' Oboe          SW
           Unison Off                 4' Trombone      12
           Super                      4' Oboe          SW
    
       **  Enclosed in Choir    
    
    [Received online from Jeff Scofield  January 27, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from The Diapason November 1960 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.