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Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
1080 Main Street
Buffalo, New York 14209

OHS Database ID 41924.

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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 November 24, 2017.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 58 stops. 79 registers. 80 ranks. 4419 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. Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through research conducted by Sand Lawn, courtesy of David Scribner. (Database Manager. August 17, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Gallery organ added in 1979 as Möller Op. 11352; further additions by Van Zoeren and Kegg, along with a new Kegg console - now 5/152; Möller console moved in 1983 by Dodington to Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas, Ontario. (Database Manager. June 17, 2012)
  • Updated by David Ruler, listing this website as a source of information: http://www.parsonsorgans.com/home/projects/project-bht/.
    see March 2017 issue of The American Organist where an article and cover story appeared. Stop list is also found here (Steven E. Lawson. November 24, 2017)

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Console, en-chamade. Moller promotional photo, collection of Jeff Scofield

Pipe organs in New York sponsored by Foley-Baker, Inc.

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specificationsl
            Buffalo, New York
            Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
    
            Möller   Op. R-975   1949-1977   4/80
            __________________________________________________________
    
            GREAT                              SWELL
        16' Pommergedeckt        61        16' Rohrbass             61
         8' Principal            61         8' Spitzprincipal       61
         8' Gemshorn             61         8' Rohrflöte            12
         8' Orchestral Flute     61         8' Gamba                61
         8' Bourdon              61         8' Gamba Celeste        61
         4' Octave               61         8' Flauto Dolce         61
         4' Rohrflöte            61         8' Flute Celeste        61
         2' Super Octave         61         4' Octave               61
         2' Blockflöte           61         4' Flute ⌂              61
     III-V  Fourniture          220     2 2/3' Nazard               61
       III  Scharf              183         2' Zauberflöte          61
        16' Posaune     L/2      73     1 3/5' Tierce               49
         8' Trompete             12     III-V  Plein Jeu           244
            Tremolo                        16' Fagotto              61
            Unison Off                      8' Trompette            61
            Super                           8' Oboe                 61
            Chimes               21         8' Vox Humana           61
         8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61         4' Clairon              61
                                               Tremolo
            CHOIR                              Sub
         8' Viola                61            Unison Off
         8' Spillflöte           61            Super
         8' Dolcan               61
         8' Dolcan Celeste       49            PEDAL
         4' Fugara               61        32' Contra Bourdon       el
         4' Nachthorn            61        16' Principal            32
         2' Principal            61        16' Bourdon              32
    III-IV  Klein Mixtrue       208        16' Pommergedeckt        GT
        II  Jeu de Clochette    122        16' Rohrbass             SW
        16' Bass Clarinet        61        16' Dolcan               CH
         8' Cor Anglais          61    10 2/3' Quint                --
            Tremolo                         8' Octave               12
            Sub                             8' Bourdon              12
            Unison Off                      4' Super Octave         12
            Super                           4' Spitzflöte           32
            Harp                 49         2' Octavin              12
                                          III  Mixture              96
            POSITIV                       III  Cymbale              96
         8' Orchestral Flute     GT        32' Contre Bombarde      12
         8' Holzgedeckt          61        16' Bombarde             32
         4' Prinzipal            61        16' Posaune              GT
         4' Koppelflöte          61        16' Fagotto              SW
         2' Oktav                61        16' Bass Clarinet        CH
     1 1/3' Larigot              61         8' Trompette            12
         1' Kleinoktav           61         8' Fagotto              SW
        II  Sesquialtera        122         4' Clairon              12
     III-V  Zimbel              220         4' Trichterregal        PO
         8' Trichterregal        61         8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
         4' Rohrschalmei         61
            Tremolo
    
           [Received online from Jeff Scofield June 16, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specificationsl Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.