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Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
250 Fox Hill Road
Hampton, Virginia 23669

OHS Database ID 35789.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 12, 2017.


Technical Details

Direct electric/electro-mechanical chests.

Three manuals. 22 stops. 44 registers. 27 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • There in 1997 (James Cook. July 3, 2008)
  • In 1997, Kegg Pipe Organ Co. installed a new 3m console, and connected their new console control system into the existing Cannarsa system. After a significant lightning strike in 2017, Kegg returned to replace the damaged Cannarsa control system with their own. (Steven E. Lawson. July 12, 2017)

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Great/Choir Pipework above Main Altar. Archival source not identified by contributor: David Kinyon 2001-07-18

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  • Typed specification. Source: From Charles Kegg
    Hampton, Virginia
    Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
    
    Cannarsa Organs, Inc.   1988      3 manuals, 44 registers, 22 stops, 27 ranks
    New console by Kegg Pipe Organ Co.   1997
    _____________________________________________________________________________
    
             GREAT ORGAN                          SWELL ORGAN
          8' Principal              85        16' Bourdon Doux           73
          8' Hohlflute              73         8' Bourdon (fr. 16')      --
          4' Octave                 61         8' Salicional             61
          4' Flute (fr. 8' HoFl)    --         8' Voix Céleste (TC)      49
          2' Super Octave (fr. 8')  --         4' Principal              73
             Mixture IV            244         4' Flûte à bec            61
          8' Trompette (Sw)         --         2' Octave (fr. 4' Prin)   --
          8' Krummhorn (Pos)        --     1 1/3' Larigot                61
          8' Fanfare Trumpet (Pos)  --        16' Contre Trompette       85
             Great Unison Off                  8' Trompette (fr. 16')    --
             Great 4'                          8' Hautbois               61
                                               4' Clairon (fr. 16')      --
             POSITIV ORGAN                        Tremulant
          8' Gedeckt                61            Swell 16
          4' Koppel Flöte           73            Swell Unison Off
          2' Principal              61            Swell 4
      2 2/3' Nazat (TC)             49            MIDI Chan 2
          2' Flöte (fr. 4' KpFl)    --
      1 3/5' Terz                   61            PEDAL ORGAN
      1 1/3' Quinte (fr. Nazat)     --        32' Bourdon (Sw)           --
             Zimbel III            183        32' Soubasse (resultant)   --
          8' Krummhorn              61        16' Principal              56
             Tremulant                        16' Soubasse               44
             Positiv Unison Off               16' Bourdon (Sw)           --
             Positiv 4                         8' Octave (fr. 16' Prin)  --
         16' Fanfare Trumpet (TC)   --         8' Basse (fr. 16' SB)     --
          8' Fanfare Trumpet        61*        4' Choral Bass (fr. 16')  --
             MIDI Chan 3                      32' Grand Cornet           --
             MIDI Chan 4                      16' Contre Trompette (Sw)  --
             * horizontal in back              4' Clairon (Sw)           --
                                               8' Fanfare Trumpet (Pos)  --
                                                  MIDI Chan 1
    
             COMBINATIONS                         COUPLERS
             Generals   1-15   (thumb)            Great to Pedal        8, 4
             Generals   1-12   (toe)              Swell to Pedal        8, 4
             Swell       1-8   (thumb)            Positiv to Pedal      8, 4
             Great       1-6   (thumb)            Swell to Great    16, 8, 4
             Positiv     1-6   (thumb)            Positiv to Great  16, 8, 4
             Pedal       1-4   (toe)              Swell to Positiv  16, 8, 4
                                                  Great/Positiv Transfer
             REVERSIBLES
             Great to Pedal    (thumb & toe)      SWELL SHOES
             Swell to Pedal    (thumb & toe)      Swell Expression
             Positiv to Pedal  (thumb & toe)      MIDI Expression
             Swell to Great    (thumb)            Crescendo (4 levels)
             Positiv to Great  (thumb)
             Full Organ        (thumb & toe)      INDICATORS
             Zimbelstern       (toe)              Crescendo (LED ribbon)
                                                  Full Organ
             Transposer                           Wind
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-07-12]
    
    
  • Click Here Typed specification. Source: From Charles Kegg Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.