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Plymouth Congregational Church
3429 Devon Road
Miami, Florida 33133

OHS Database ID 52037.

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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 October 25, 2013.


Technical Details

Direct electric/electro-mechanical chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 43 stops. 60 registers. 52 ranks. 3156 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. 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.

Notes

  • This is a rebuild of an existing organ. Identified by Douglas H. Cable, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- (Database Manager. October 24, 2013)
  • Updated through online information from Douglas H. Cable. (Database Manager. October 25, 2013)

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Photograph by Douglas H. Cable 2012-01-18
Chancel Before Facade Addition. Photograph by Douglas H. Cable 2007-03-29
Swell Mixture Before Renovation. Photograph by Douglas H. Cable 2007-03-29
Positif Chest with Original Magnets. Photograph by Douglas H. Cable 2008-08-27
Swell Main Chest with Mixture chest and Oboe toe-board. Photograph by Douglas H. Cable 2008-08-27
Swell Main Chest Installed. Photograph by Douglas H. Cable 2009-04-20
Pedal Upperwork, Gemshorn basses, & Chamade. Photograph by Douglas H. Cable 2009-05-28
Console, Chancel, and Pipe Facade. Photograph by Douglas H. Cable 2009-05-28

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from builders file
    Coconut Grove, Miami, Florida  
    Plymouth Congregational Church
    
    Guzowski & Steppe Organbuilders, Inc. 1990, 2007
    Angell Organ Company Opus 115, 1965
    4 Manuals, 52 Ranks, 3,156 Pipes
    
     
            Great 3 1/4" WIND
    16'	Gemshorn                     61 pipes (New Pipes & Chest)
    8'	Principal	             61  "
    8'	Holzbourdun	             61  "
    4'	Octave	                     61  "
    4'	Spitzflöte	             61  "
    2 2/3'	Nazard	                     61  "
    2'	Principal (1990)	     61  "
    2'	Waldflöte	             61  "
    1 3/5'	Tierce	                     61  "
    IV	Fourniture 2'	            244  "
    8'	Trompette en Chamade 	     61  "
            Chimes
            Tremulant 
    	Great to Great 16' – U/O – 4'
    
    
            SWELL (Expressive)3 1/2" WIND
    16'	Lieblich Gedeckt (1990)	     12 pipes
    8'	Rohrflöte                    61  "  (1-6 New Pipes & Chest)
    8'	Salicional	             61  "
    8'	Voix Céleste (T.C.)          49  "
    4'	Spitz Principal	             61  "
    4'	Nachthorn	             61  "
    2'	Zauberflöte	             61  "
    III	Plein Jeu 11/3'             183  "  (New Pipes & Chest)
    16'	Basson (New)	             61  "
    8'	Trompette (New)	             61  "
    8'	Hautbois 	             61  "  (New Pipes, Toe-board & 12 note Offset chest)
    4'	Clarion (New)	             61  "
            Tremulant
            Swell to Swell 16' – U/O – 4'
    
    
            POSITIV 2 3/4" WIND
    8'	Nasonflöte	             61 pipes 
    8'	Gemshorn	             61  "
    8'	Gemshorn Céleste (T.C.)	     49  "
    4'	Prestant    	             61  "
    4'	Koppelflöte    	             61  "
    2'	Gemshorn	             61  "
    1 1/3'  Larigot                      61  "
    1'      Sifflote                     61  "
    II	Sesquialtera                122  "  (Moved from Swell)
    III	Cymbale 2/3' (1990)	    183  "
    8'	Rohr Schalmei	             61  "
            Tremulant
            Positiv to Positiv 16' – U/O – 4'
    
    
            ANTIPHONAL 3 1/4" WIND
    8' 	Rohrflöte	             61 pipes
    8'	Erzähler (1-12 Electronic)   49  "
    8'	Erzähler Céleste (T.C.)      49  "
    4'	Principal	             61  "
    2'	Octave  (New)	             61  "
    II	Mixture 11/3'	            122  "
    8'	Trompette en Chamade (GRT)
    	Ant. to Ant. 16' – U/O – 4'
    16'	Violone (PED) Electronic  32 notes
     
    
    
    PEDAL 4" WIND
    32'	Resultant	             32 notes
    16'	Principal	             56 pipes
    16'	Subbass	                     56  " 
    16'	Gemshorn (GRT)	             32 notes
    16'	Lieblich Gedeckt (SW)	     32  "
    10 2/3'	Quint  (Ext Prin)            32  "
    8'	Octave	                     32  "
    8'	Bourdon	                     32  "
    8'	Gemshorn (POS)	             32  "
    4'	Choralbass	             32  "
    4'	Gedeckt Pommer	             32  "
    III	Mixture 22/3'	             96 pipes (re-formulated)
    32'	Contre Posaune (1990)	     56 pipes
    16'	Posaune 	             32 notes (New resonators 1-12)
    16'	Basson (SW)	             32  "
    8'	Trompette	             32  "
    8'	Trompette en Chamade	     32  "
    4'	Schalmei (POS)	             32  "
    
    
    4 Manual Drawknob Console (Skinner style) installed 1990
     
    COUPLERS
    
            Great to Pedal 8'
            Great to Pedal 4'
            Swell to Pedal 8'
            Swell to Pedal 4'
            Positiv to Pedal 8'
            Positiv to Pedal 4'
            Antiphonal to Pedal 8'
            Antiphonal to Pedal 4'
    		
    	Swell to Great 16'
    	Swell to Great 8'
    	Swell to Great 4'
    	Positiv to Great 16'
    	Positiv to Great 8'
    	Positiv to Great 4'
    	Antiphonal to Great 16'
    	Antiphonal to Great 8'
    	Antiphonal to Great 4'
    
            Swell to Positiv 16'
            Swell to Positiv 8'
            Swell to Positiv 4'
    	Antiphonal to Positiv 16'
    	Antiphonal to Positiv 8'
    	Antiphonal to Positiv 4'
    
    	Antiphonal to Swell 16'
    	Antiphonal to Swell 8'
    	Antiphonal to Swell 4'
    
    
    THUMB PISTONS AND TOE STUDS
    
    Solid State Organ Systems Combination Action with 99 levels of Memory, Programmable Sforzando, 3 Programmable Crescendos.
    
    General 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12 (Thumb & Toe)
    General Cancel (Thumb)
    Set (Thumb)
    
    Pedal 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-0 (Toe)
    Choir 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-0
    Great 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-0
    Swell 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-0
    Antiphonal 1-2-3-4-0
    
    Sforzando Reversible (Thumb & Toe)
    
    
    Swell to Pedal Reversible (Thumb & Toe Spoon)
    Great to Pedal Reversible (Thumb &Toe Spoon)
    Positiv to Pedal Reversible (Thumb &Toe Spoon)
    Antiphonal to Pedal Reversible (Thumb)
    
    Swell to Great Reversible (Thumb)
    Positiv to Great Reversible (Thumb)
    
    Zimbelstern Reversible (Thumb & Toe Spoon)
    
    32' Contre Posaune Reversible (Toe Spoon)
    32' Resultant (Toe Spoon)
    
    
    ACCESSORIES
    
    	
    	Blower Key Switch
    	Adjustable Bench
    	Swell Expression Shoe
    	Crescendo Shoe
    	Pedal Light
            Lighted Glass Music Rack
            Combination Lock
            Current Indicator Light (Green)
            Sforzando Indicator Light (Red)
            32' Contre Posaune Indicator Light
            32' Resultant Indicator Light
            Organist Signal Indicator Light
            SSOS Control Panel in Right Drawjamb
    
    
    
    
    
     [Received from Douglas H. Cable 2013-10-26.]
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