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St. Mark's Episcopal Church
2822 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, Kentucky 40206

OHS Database ID 52423.

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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 June 30, 2017.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 26 stops. 45 registers. 37 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Paul Marchesano, using information from this web site: -- The organ reportedly retained a small number of ranks from the previous Moller installation (perhaps a celeste). (Database Manager. February 22, 2014)
  • Console rebuilt in 2017 by D. C. Schroth Organ Builders. Push-button stops replaced by oblique drawknobs on side terraces. (Database Manager. May 27, 2017)

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    Rebuilt Console by D. C. Schroth Organ Builders (2017). Photograph by David Schroth 2017-06-30
    Steiner-Reck Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2015-01-01
    Steiner-Reck Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2015-01-01
    Nave. Photograph by Josh Duncan 2016-01-01
    Chancel and Pipe Facade. Photograph by Josh Duncan 2016-01-01
    Exterior. Photograph by Josh Duncan 2016-01-01
    Schroth Console. Photograph by David Schroth Jr. 2018-04-17

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    • Typed specification. Source: From Josh Duncan
      Louisville, Kentucky
      St. Mark's Episcopal Church
      Steiner-Reck Organ Co.   1983      2 manuals, 45 registers, 26 stops, 37 ranks
               GREAT ORGAN                           SWELL ORGAN
           16' Bourdon                 73         8' Cor de Nuit             61
            8' Principal               61         8' Gamba                   61
            8' Rohrflöte (fr. Bdn)     --         8' Gamba Celeste (TC)      49
            8' Open Flute              85         4' Principal               61
            8' Gemshorn                61         4' Harmonic Flute          73
            4' Octave                  73     2 2/3' Nazard                  73
            4' Flute                   73         2' Piccolo (fr. Hrm. Fl.)  --
            2' Octave (fr. 4')         61     1 3/5' Terz                    61
            2' Flute (fr. 4')          --     1 1/3' Quinte (fr. Nazard)     --
               Mixture IV-VI          336            Mixture III-IV         228
            8' Trumpet                 61        16' Cromorne                73
            8' Unda Maris II (Sw)      --         8' Hautbois                61
            4' Unda Maris II (Sw)      --         8' Cromorne (fr. 16')      --
            8' Fanfare Trumpet         61         8' Unda Maris II          134
                                                  4' Unda Maris II (fr. 8')  --
               COUPLERS                           8' Fanfare Trumpet (Gt)    --
               Great to Pedal 8'
               Swell to Pedal 8'                     PEDAL ORGAN
               Swell to Great 8'                 32' Sub Bass (resultant)    --
               Chimes on Great                   16' Sub Bass                56
               Tremulant on Swell                16' Bourdon (Gt)            --
               Zimbelstern                        8' Principal               32
                                                  8' Gemshorn (Gt)           --
               COMBINATIONS (1,500 levels)        8' Sub Bass (fr. 16')      --
               Generals  12    (thumb & toe)      4' Choral Bass             32
               Swell      6    (thumb)            4' Flute (fr. Gt Op. Fl.)  --
               Great      6    (thumb)            2' Mixture III             96
               Pedal      5    (toe)             16' Trumpet Bass            56
               General Cancel  (thumb)           16' Cromorne (Sw)           --
               Set             (thumb)            8' Posaune (fr. Trpt.Bs.)  --
                                                  4' Clarion (fr. Trpt.Bs.)  --
               REVERSIBLES                        4' Cromorne (Sw)           --
               Swell to Pedal  (thumb & toe)      8' Fanfare Trumpet (Gt)    --
               Great to Pedal  (thumb & toe)
               Tutti           (thumb & toe)
               EXPRESSION                            Indicator light - Wind
               Balanced Pedal - Great                Indicator light - Tutti
               Balanced Pedal - Swell                Indicator light - Crescendo
               Balanced Pedal - Crescendo            Adjustable bench
      [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-06-30]
    • Click Here Typed specification. Source: From Josh Duncan Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.