The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Our Saviour Lutheran Church
1234 N. Arlington Heights Road
Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004

OHS Database ID 50914.

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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 January 29, 2013.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 28 stops. 32 registers. 37 ranks. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room.


  • An original installation. Identified by Connor Annable, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- (Database Manager. January 29, 2013)

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Rear of the Sanctuary. Photograph by Ethan Mellema 2018-08-23
Organ Case and Console. Photograph by Ethan Mellema 2018-08-23
Organ Case at front of Sanctuary. Photograph by Ethan Mellema 2018-08-23

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  • Specification from Pipe Organs of Chicago, Vol. I by Stephen J. Schnurr, Jr., and Dennis E. Northway (Chauncey Park Press
    Arlington Heights, Illinois
    Our Saviour's Lutheran Church
    Gabriel Kney & Co., Ltd.   Opus 127   1996      2 manuals, 28 stops, 37 ranks
             GREAT ORGAN                            SWELL ORGAN
         16' Gedeckt               64 a          8' Gedecktflöte          56
          8' Prestant              56            8' Salizional            56
          8' Rohrflöte             56            8' Celeste (GG)          49
          4' Octave                56            4' Principal             56
          4' Spitzflöte            56            4' Offenflöte            56
      2 2/3' Nasat                 56            2' Octave                56
          2' Blockflöte            56        1 3/5' Terz                  56
      1 3/5' Terzflöte             56        1 1/3' Larigot               56
          2' Mixture IV           224            1' Scharf III           168
        2/3' Zimbel II            112           16' Basson                56
          8' Horiz. Trompete       56 b          8' Schalmey              56
             Tremulant                              Tremulant
             Swell to Great                         PEDAL ORGAN
                                                32' Untersatz             -- c
             COMBINATIONS (8 levels)            16' Principal             44
             Generals      6  (thumb & toe)     16' Subbass               32
             Great         4  (thumb)            8' Prestant              GT
             Swell         4  (thumb)            8' Offenbass (fr. Prin.) --
             Pedal         4  (toe)              8' Gedecktbass           32
             General Cancel   (thumb)            4' Choralbass            32
             Setter           (thumb)        2 2/3' Mixture IV           128
                                                16' Posaune               32 b
             REVERSIBLES                         8' Horiz. Trumpet        GT
             Great to Pedal  (thumb & toe)          Great to Pedal
             Swell to Great  (toe)                  Swell to Pedal
             Full Organ      (thumb & toe)
             Zimbelstern     (toe)               a  1-8 have two pipes each
                                                 b  copper resonators
             Balanced Swell Pedal                c  1-12 resultant, from 16' Prin.
             WIND PRESSURES
             Great   69 mm
             Swell   66 mm
             Pedal   75 mm
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2016-02-29]