The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Community Church
Kawkawlin, Michigan

OHS Database ID 31942.


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 13, 2019.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 25 registers. 6 ranks. 373 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. 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. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal.

Notes

  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. December 4, 2007)
  • Updated by Shawn P. Keith, who maintains the organ. In addition Shawn P. Keith gave this as a source of information: Emergency removal of the organ for preservation/restoration following a fire in the building. 8' Diapason enlarged from scale 42 to scale 41(!) by an unknown builder. 8' Dulciana cut down to a 4' Octave, presumably at the same time. No other tonal alterations. (Thurlow Weed. August 13, 2019)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Organ Case prior to disassembly following a fire in the building. Photograph by Shawn P. Keith 2019-07-29
Organ Case prior to disassembly following a fire in the building. Photograph by Shawn P. Keith 2019-07-29

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Stoplist

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