The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
1133 Reston Avenue
Herndon, Virginia 20170

OHS Database ID 50867.

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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 February 9, 2017.

Technical Details

Slider chests with EP pull-downs (externally mounted). EP sliders.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 32 stops. 33 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.

Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • An original installation. Identified by Connor Annable, using information from this web site: -- (Database Manager. January 22, 2013)
  • Updated through online information from Todd Grivetti. -- The organ is maintained by A.E. Schlueter Organ Co. and there is a proposal in progress to possibly enhance the organ with digital voices and some pipe reconfiguration and voicing. (Database Manager. February 7, 2014)
  • Updated through online information from Todd Grivetti. (Database Manager. February 23, 2015)
  • Updated by Todd Grivetti, who has heard or played the organ.
    Please remove the "Our Organ" link under 'other websites'. I have added the new link above. (James Cook. February 9, 2017)

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Nave, Balcony, and Organ Case. Photograph by Todd Grivetti 2013-03-21
Console. Photograph by Todd Grivetti 2013-03-21
Organ Case and Trompette en Chamade. Photograph by Todd Grivetti 2013-03-21

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