OHS Database ID 53802.
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 18, 2014.
Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.
Three manuals. 4 divisions. 25 stops. 34 registers. 27 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is in gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.
Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Setterboard. Concave radiating pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons.
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|Organ case. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2012-05-18|
|Gallery and organ case. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2012-05-18|
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Saint Joseph Catholic Church Appleton, Wisconsin Schaefer opus 132, 1929 Rebuild of Wisconsin Pipe Organ Factory (Schaefer) organ Great Organ Swell Organ 8' 1st Open Diapason (73 pipes)** 16' Bourdon (73 pipes)* 8' 2nd Open Diapason (73 pipes)* 8' Horn Diapason (73 pipes) 8' Double Flute (73 pipes) 8' Lieblich Gedeckt (73 pipes)* 8' Viol d’Gamba (73 pipes) 8' Salicional (73 pipes)* 4' Octave (73 pipes)* 8' Vox Celeste (61 pipes) 3 Rks Mixture (183 pipes) 4' Flute Harmonic (73 pipes) 8' Trumpet (73 pipes) 4' Flute d’Amour (12 pipes) Tremolo 2 2/3' Twelfth (extension) 16' Great to Great 2' Fifteenth (12 pipes) 4' Great to Great 1 3/5' Tierce (extension) 16' Swell to Great 8' Cornopean (73 pipes) 8' Swell to Great 8' Oboe (73 pipes) 4' Swell to Great 8' Vox Humana (61 pipes) 16' Choir to Great Tremolo 8' Choir to Great 16' Swell to Swell 4' Choir to Great 4' Swell to Swell Swell Unison Off Pedal Organ 16' Open Diapason (32 pipes)* 16' Sub Bass (32 pipes)* Choir Organ 16' Lieblich Gedeckt (swell) 8' Violin Diapason (73 pipes) 8' Bass Flute (12 pipes) 8' Melodia (73 pipes) 8' Octave Bass (32 pipes)* 8' Dulciana (73 pipes) 8' Cello (great) 8' Unda Maris (61 pipes) 8' Flauto Dolce (swell 16') 4' Flute Traverso (73 pipes) 16' Tromba (12 pipes) 8' Clarinet (73 pipes) 8' Great to Pedal Tremolo 4' Great to Pedal 16' Choir to Choir 8' Swell to Pedal 4' Choir to Choir 4' Swell to Pedal 16' Swell to Choir 8' Choir to Pedal 8' Swell to Choir 4' Choir to Pedal 4' Swell to Choir Choir Unison Off Combinations Swell Pedals 5+0 Generals (above swell) Choir and Great Expression 5+0 Swell and Pedal Swell Expression 5+0 Great and Pedal Register Crescendo 5+0 Choir and Pedal * ranks utilizing pipework from the previous organ (according to contract) ** unenclosed ranks General Note--- the original contract specified an Aeoline in the Swell Instead of the Cornopean; this is scratched out and Cornopean written in. Curiously, the stopkey for the Cornopean is placed where the Aeoline would have gone, between the Vox Celeste and the Flute Harmonic. [Received from David Bohn 2014-10-14.]