The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Higashi Hongwanji Mission
216 Mohouli Street
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii 96720

Buddhist temple

OHS Database ID 24392.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 22, 2013.

Technical Details

Wicks Direct Electric(©) chests.

Three manuals. 3 divisions. 27 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Combination action thumb pistons.


  • Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. (Database Manager. October 26, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from Bob Alder. (Database Manager. August 11, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Denny Colvin. -- My partner Randy Neighbarger is an organist, and we visited the temple August 30, 2012. (Database Manager. February 22, 2013)

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Visible pipes at front of temple. Photograph by Denny Colvin 2012-08-30
Console. Photograph by Denny Colvin 2012-08-30

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