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St. Patrick's R.C. Church
104 Channing Avenue
Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355

OHS Database ID 28575.

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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 May 4, 2017.


Technical Details

Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 11 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. Concave radiating pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified by James R. Stettner through information from the Estey Opus List, published in The Boston Organ Club newsletter, 1973-1979. (Database Manager. September 20, 2007)
  • Updated by Peter Braccia, who has heard or played the organ. (Jeff Scofield. May 4, 2017)

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Photographs

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Exposed Pipes in Rear Gallery. Photograph by Peter Braccia 2015-08-13

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from Peter Braccia.. Source: Stoplist taken from console
    Malvern, Pennsylvania
    Saint Patrick's Roman Catholic Church
    
    Estey Organ Co. – Opus 1519 (Built 1917)
    Rebuilt by Brunner & Associates (2002)
    
    Two Manual and Pedal Organ (11 Ranks)
    Electric-Pneumatic Action
    
    GREAT
    8'  Open Diapason
    8'  Dulciana
    8'  Melodia
    4'  Principal
    4'  Flute D'Amour
    2'  Fifteenth
    8'  Trumpet
        Chimes (adjustable volume)
    
    SWELL
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt
    8'  Violin Diapason
    8'  Stopped Diapason
    8'  Salicional
    4'  Harmonic Flute
    4'  Salicet
    2 2/3' Nazard
    2'  Piccolo
    8'  Oboe
        Tremulant
    
    PEDAL
    16' Bourdon
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt
    8'  Octave
    8'  Stopped Flute
    4'  Flute
    
    COUPLERS
    4'  Great to Great
    16' Swell to Great
    8'  Swell to Great
    4'  Swell to Great
    4'  Swell to Swell
    16' Swell to Swell
        Swell Unison Off
    8'  Great to Pedal
    8'  Swell to Pedal
    
    MECHANICALS
        15 Programmable Pistons
        Swell Expression Pedal
        Crescendo Pedal
        Reversible Swell & Great to Pedal Pistons
        Reversible Sforzando Piston
        Swell & Great to Pedal Toe Studs
        Sforzando Toe Stud	
  • Click Here Original document from Peter Braccia.. Source: Stoplist taken from console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.