The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian / Alma Church of God
Alma, Michigan

OHS Database ID 26744.

Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 400.


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 August 6, 2014.


Technical Details

Tubular pneumatic key action. Pneumatic stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 15 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination action thumb pistons.

Notes

  • Identified by James R. Stettner through information from the Estey Opus List, published in The Boston Organ Club newsletter, 1973-1979. (Database Manager. June 30, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Trent Wiederhold. (Database Manager. August 6, 2014)

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from personal inspection

  • Alma, Michigan
    First Presbyterian Church (now Alma Church of God)
    
    Estey Organ Company Opus 344 (1906)
    
    
    
    SWELL
    Aeoline            8     61
    Salicional         8     61
    Voix Celeste       8     61
    Stopper Diapason   8     61
    Violin Diapason    8     61
    Oboe               8     49 (TC)(String)
    Harmonic Flute     4     61
    Bourdon Bass      16     12
    Bourdon Treble    16     49
    Tremolo
    
    GREAT
    Dulciana           8     61
    Melodia            8     61
    Viole di Gamba     8     61
    Open Diapason      8     61
    Octave             4     61
    Flute d'Amour      4     61
    
    PEDAL
    Bourdon           16   (Swell)
    Violincello        8     30
    
    Great to Pedal, Swell to Pedal
    Swell to Great, Swell to Great 8ves
    
    5 pedal presets
    4 piston presets
    
    An oddity is the placement of the Crescendo pedal to the LEFT of the Swell pedal
    
    [Submitted by Joe Granger]
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