The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Residence: Edward R. Maier
Los Angeles, California

OHS Database ID 28812.

Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 26, 2012.

Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 33 stops. 18 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 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 21, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Jim Lewis. -- Sold to Forest Lawn Mortuary, Glendale, Cal. (Database Manager. November 26, 2012)

Online Documents

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Home exterior; photo in personal collection. Digital image by Jim Lewis 2008-11-27
Reception room showing tone outlets. Jim Lewis collection, courtesy of Jim Lewis (c.1940)

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  • Original document from Jim Lewis.. Source: Stop list from Estey factory contract
    Los Angeles, CA
    Residence: Edward R. Maier
    Organ by Estey Organ Co.
    Compass: 61/32
    Manuals 1 & 2:
    8  Open Diapason
    8  Viol d'Orchestre
    8  Viol Celeste
    8  Salicional
    8  Voix Celeste
    8  Dulciana
    8  Muted Viol
    8  Gross Flute
    8  Clarabella
    8  Flute Celeste
    4  Traverse Flute
    8  Tuba
    8  Oboe
    8  Saxophone
    8  Vox Humana
    Prepared for three stops
    16 Open Diapason
    16 Bourdon
    16 Bass Viol
    Manual 1  16, 4
    Manual 2  16, 4
    Manual 1 to Pedal 8
    Manual 2 to Pedal 8 
  • Click Here Original document from Jim Lewis.. Source: Stop list from Estey factory contract Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.