The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Alphonsus R.C. Church
7455 Calhoun Street
Dearborn, Michigan 48126

OHS Database ID 27235.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in not in playable condition.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 17, 2017.


Technical Details

Wicks Direct Electric(©) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 26 registers. 24 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Combination action thumb pistons.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Douglas W. Craw. (Database Manager. July 26, 2007)
  • Updated by Gerald Furi, who has heard or played the organ.

    Pipework in rear gallery, 2m console in front nave on main floor. The coax cable connecting the front console to the rear gallery was cut sometime in the last 10 years, and the console later removed; the pipework and freestanding swell box remain on the gallery, and the church now has a Rodgers electronic down front. (Steven E. Lawson. August 17, 2017)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Pipework. Unknown photographer, courtesy of Gerald Furi (2017)

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Stoplist

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