The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Franciscan Monastery
1400 Quincy Street
Washington, District of Columbia 20017

OHS Database ID 29811.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 16, 2011.
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Technical Details

Slider chests with direct-electric pallets (internal).

Two manuals. 4 divisions. 29 stops. 40 ranks. 2351 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Horseshoe style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Identified by Paul Fulcher. (Database Manager. October 17, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Paul Fulcher. -- Contains some ranks from an earlier organ. (Database Manager. October 27, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. February 16, 2011)

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  • Stoplist from builder's web site
    Washington, District of Columbia
    Franciscan Monastery
    Lively-Fulcher Pipe Organ Builders   Opus 10   2002   3 manuals, 29 stops, 40 ranks
               GRAND ORGUE (Manual I)                   BOMBARDE (Manual III)
           16' Bourdon               49             16' Tuba magna (ext)      12
            8' Montre                61              8' Tuba mirabilis        61
            8' Bourdon               61              4' Cor harmonique (ext)  12
            8' Flûte harmonique      49                 Grant cornet V (TC)  245
            4' Prestant              61
            4' Flûte ouverte         61                 PÉDALE
            2' Doublette             61             32' Contre soubasse       dg
               Fourniture IV        244             16' Gross flûte           32
            8' Trompette             61             16' Soubasse              32
            4' Clairon               61              8' Montre                32
                 Trémblant G.O.                      8' Bourdon (ext)         12
                 Récit sur G.O.                      8' Flûte (ext)           12
                 Bombarde sur G.O.                   4' Prestant (ext)        12
                 Octaves graves G.O.                32' Contre bombarde (ext) 12
                                                    16' Bombarde (ext)        12
               RÉCIT EXPRESSIF (Manual II)          16' Basson                RE
            8' Diapason              61              8' Trompette             32
            8' Viole de Gambe        61                   Tirasse G.O.
            8' Voix céleste (F6)     56                   Tirasse Récit
            8' Cor de nuit           61                   Tirasse Bombarde
            4' Prestant              61
            4' Flûte octaviante      61
            2' Octavin               61
               Cornet II            122
               Plein Jeu IV         244
           16' Basson                61
            8' Trompette harmonique  61
            8' Hautbois              61
            8' Voix humaine          61
                 Trémblant Récit
                 Octaves graves Récit
                 Octaves aigue Récit
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-07-07]
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