The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church
3542 W. Sunnyside Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60625


OHS Database ID 31260.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
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 December 6, 2011.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 45 stops. 27 registers. 27 ranks. 1848 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. November 25, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. December 6, 2011)

Online Documents

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Swell Chamber. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2017-07-27
Console Detail. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2017-07-27
Console Detail. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2017-07-27
Great Pipework. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2017-07-27
Console. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2017-07-27
Altar. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2017-07-27

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  • Stoplist copied from The Diapason December 1927

  •     Chicago, Illinois
        Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church
        Möller   Op. 4904   1928   3/27
        GREAT                           SWELL
     8' 1st Open Diapason  73       16' Bourdon               73
     8' 2nd Open Diapason  73        8' Open Diapason         73
     8' Doppelflöte        73        8' Stopped Diapason      12
     8' Melodia            73        8' Salicional            73
     8' Viola da Gamba     73        8' Voix Celeste          61
     8' Dulciana           73        8' Quintadena            73
     4' Principal          --        4' Violin                12
     4' Solo Flute         --        4' Flute Harmonic        61
     8' Tuba               73    2 2/3' Quint                  7
        Tremulant                    2' Piccolo                5
                                 1 3/5' Tierce                --
        ECHO                         8' Cornopean             73
    16' Pedal Bourdon      32        8' Oboe                  73
     8' Echo Flute         73        8' Vox Humana            61
     8' Muted Viole        73           Tremulant
     4' Waldflöte          --
     4' Violin             --           CHOIR
     8' Vox Humana         61        8' English Open Diapason 73
        Tremulant                    8' Doppelflöte           GT
        Chimes             20        8' Concert Flute         61
                                     8' Viole d'Gamba         GT
        PEDAL                        8' Dulciana              GT
    32' Diapason Resultant --        8' Unda Maris            61
    16' Open Diapason      32        4' Flauto Traverso       12
    16' Subbass            32        8' French Horn           73
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt   SW        8' Clarinet              73
     8' Octave Bass        12           Tremulant
     8' Bass Flute         12           Celesta Harp          49
    16' Tuba               12 GT
       [Received online from Jeff Scofield December 7, 2011]
  • Stoplist copied from The Diapason December 1927 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.