The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Immaculate Conception R.C. Church
Chicago, Illinois

OHS Database ID 47326.

Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 2, 2015.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 42 registers. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


  • (Database Manager. November 28, 2010)
  • (Database Manager. October 8, 2012)

Online Documents

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Sanctuary interior from balcony. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Gallery, Organ and Facade Pipes. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Church exterior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr

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  • Stoplist from an undocumented source
         Chicago, Illinois
         Immaculate Conception R. C. Church
         Kilgen   1930
         GREAT                      SWELL
     16' Double Diapason        16' Bourdon
      8' 1st Open Diapason       8' Open Diapason
      8' 2nd Open Diapason       8' Stopped Diapason
      8' Philomela               8' Salicional
      8' Viola d'Gamba           8' Voix Celeste
      8' Melodia                 4' Flute d'Amour
      8' Gamba                   4' Salicet
      4' Octave                  2' Flautino
      4' Solo Flute            III  Dolce Cornet
    III  Ripieno                 8' Cornopean
    VII  Ripieno Chorus          8' Vox Humana
      8' Tuba Harmonic              Tremolo
         Sub                        Sub
         Unison Off                 Unison Off
         Super                      Super
         Main Diapason              Harp
                                 8' Violin Diapason
     32' Grand Diapason          8' Doppel Flute
     16' 1st Open Diapason       8' Viola da Gamba
     16' 2nd Open Diapason       8' Melodia
     16' Bourdon                 8' Gemshorn Celeste
     16' Lieblich Gedeckt        8' Dulciana
      8' Octave                  4' Flute Harmonic
      8' Bass Flute              2' Piccolo
      8' Cello                   8' Clarinet
      8' Flauto Dolce               Tremolo
     16' Tuba                       Sub
         Main Diapason              Unison Off
      [Received from Jeff Scofield November 3, 2015]
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