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St. Michael & St. George Episcopal Church
6345 Wydown Blvd.
St. Louis, Missouri 63105

Church

OHS Database ID 46581.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 6, 2012.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 71 stops. 49 registers. 71 ranks. 4210 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Originally installed in 1948 as 4/38 Möller Op. 7634; work done by Robert Turner in 1974, including a new console. (Database Manager. March 17, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. June 8, 2012)
  • Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The Petty-Madden opus list gives the date as 1983, and the number of ranks as 72. (Database Manager. July 6, 2012)

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Photographs

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Turner console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Antiphonal case. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Chancel, exposed pipes and en-chamade. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist courtesy of Bynum Petty and from console May 14, 1990
           St. Louis, Missouri
           Church of St. Michael and St. George
    
           Robert Turner  1974
           Petty-Madden   1982   4/71
           ___________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                               SWELL
       16' Quintaten            61 a       16' Gedecktbass          61
        8' Principal            61 *        8' Geigen Principal     61
        8' Flute Harmonique     49 *        8' Rohrflöte            12
        8' Bourdon              61          8' Viole de Gambe       61
        8' Gemshorn             pf          8' Viole Celeste        61
        4' Octave               61 *        8' Flute Douce          61
        4' Rohrflöte            61          8' Flute Celeste        61
        2' Super Octave         61 *        4' Principal            61
       II  Sesquialtera        122          4' Waldflöte            61
       IV  Fourniture          244          2' Octavin              61
      III  Scharf              183         IV  Plein Jeu           244
        8' Trompete             pf        III  Cymbale             183
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61 *       16' Fagott               61 *
           Chimes                           8' Trompette            61 *
                                            8' Hautbois             12 *
           ANTIPHONAL                       8' Voix Humaine         61 *
        8' Principal            61          4' Clarion              61 *
        8' Bourdon              61             Tremulant
        4' Principal            61             Sub
        2' Octave               61             Super
        1' Superoctave          12          8' Tuba Magna           CH
       IV  Mixture             244          8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
           Unison Off
        8' Tuba Magna           CH             CHOIR
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT          8' Principal            pf
       16' Bourdon              12          8' Gedeckt              61
                                            8' Gemshorn             61
           PEDAL                            8' Gemshorn Celeste     61
       32' Resultant            --          8' Harmonic Spitzflöte  pf
       16' Principal            32 *        8' Spitzflöte Celeste   pf
       16' Subbass              32 *        4' Octave               61 *
       16' Quintaten            GT          4' Spillflöte           61
       16' Gedecktbass          SW      2 2/3' Nazard               61
        8' Octave               32          2' Octave               pf
        8' Bourdon              12 *        2' Blockflöte           61
        8' Rohrflöte            SW      1 3/5' Tierce               61
        4' Super Octave         12      1 1/3' Larigot              61
        4' Nachthorn            32          V  Scharf              305
        2' Nachthorn            12          8' Cromorne             61 *
       IV  Mixture             128 *           Tremulant
       32' Contra Fagott   L/2  12 *           Sub
       16' Bombarde             32 *           Unison Off
       16' Fagott               SW             Super
        8' Trompette            12 *        8' Tuba Magna           61 *
        8' Fagott               SW          8' Trompette            pf
        4' Clarion              12 *        4' Clarion              pf
        4' Chalumeau            32          8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
           Chimes
    
        *  replacement pipework by Petty-Madden
        a  to have been replaced by a 16-8 Gemshorn by Petty-Madden 
    
           The Gemshorn unit and other prepared-for stops were purchased
           and put into storage in St. Louis; they were destroyed by a flood
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield June 8, 2012]