The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Christ Church, Episcopal
318 East Fourth Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Centennial Chapel

OHS Database ID 41910.

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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 December 13, 2015.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 22 stops. 22 registers. 25 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • Identified through research conducted by Sand Lawn, courtesy of David Scribner. (Database Manager. August 16, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. November 8, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. December 19, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from Jim Thompson. -- C B Fisk Opus 148 (under construction) is to replace the Holtkamp in the Chapel. (Database Manager. February 27, 2015)
  • Updated through online information from John Igoe.
    Web Page indicates organ was moved to Trinity Lutheran Church, Medina, NY., 2015 (Database Manager. December 13, 2015)

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Church Exterior. Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1967)
Chapel Interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-07-19
Left chamber and console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-07-19
Right chammber, case and facade pipes. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-07-19
Stopkeys. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-07-19

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  • From church website
           Cincinnati, Ohio
           Christ Church Cathedral (Centennial Chapel)
           1968 Holtkamp Organ Company Opus 1832
        8' Gedackt
        4' Principal
        2' Hohlflöte
       IV  Mixture
        8' Cromorne
    Swell (enclosed):
        8' Gemshorn
        8' Celeste
        4' Füllflöte
        2' Principal
    1 1/3' Quinte
       II  Zimbel
        8' Copula
        4' Rohrflöte
        2' Gemshorn
        1' Principal
       II  Cornet (from F)
       16' Subbass
        8' Principal
        8' Gedackt
        4' Choralbass
       II  Rauschfeife
       16' Fagott
     [Received from Connor Annable 2012-05-07.]
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