The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Emmanuel Lutheran Church
917 W. Jefferson
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802

OHS Database ID 23922.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 25, 2009.

Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.


  • Rebuild of a c. 1880 William King organ. (Elizabeth Schmitt. September 7, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from John Gouwens. -- This organ was overhauled in 2007 by D & D Organ service in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Some digital voices were added to provide a third manual (Choir division). Combination action is by Classic of Canada. A few ranks were replaced. One of those deposed ranks, a Doppelflote from the original William King installation, is now located in the organ at The Culver Academies, Culver, Indiana. (The bottom 12 notes of this 8-foot stop are still in the Emmanuel organ, since they are also shared by a pedal stop. (Database Manager. April 25, 2009)

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