The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church
205 N. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

OHS Database ID 56916.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 14, 2018.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 30 stops. 41 registers. 37 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side 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. 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.


  • Updated by Andrew Schaeffer, who has heard or played the organ. (Steven E. Lawson. May 14, 2018)

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Casework & Chancel. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2012-12-19
Swell Division Pipework. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2012-12-19
Console and Great Pipework. Photograph by Ethan Mellema 2018-09-02

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  • Stoplist from builder's web site
    Park Ridge, Illinois
    St. Luke's Lutheran Church
    Goulding & Wood, Inc.   Opus 27   1995
    2 manuals, 30 stops, 37 ranks 
              GREAT ORGAN
          16' Bourdon              61
           8' Principal            61
           8' Rohrflöte            61
           8' Gemshorn             61
           4' Octave               61
           4' Spielflöte           61
       2 2/3' Nazard               61
           2' Waldflöte            61
       1 3/5' Tierce               61
       1 1/3' Mixture II-III        ?
           1' Scharf II           122
           8' Cromorne             61
           8' Festival Trumpet     61
              Great to Great 16'
              Great Unison Off
              Great to Great 4'
              Swell to Great 16'
              Swell to Great 8'
              Swell to Great 4'
              SWELL ORGAN
           8' Viole                61
           8' Viole Celeste (TC)   49
           8' Gedeckt              61
           4' Principal            61
           4' Blockflöte           61
           2' Octave               61
       1 1/3' Spitzquint           61
           2' Mixture III-IV        ?
          16' Basson-Hautbois      73
           8' Trompette            61
           8' Hautbois (fr. 16')   --
           4' Clairon              61
           8' Festival Trumpet     GT
              Swell to Swell 16'
              Swell Unison Off
              Swell to Swell 4'
              PEDAL ORGAN
          32' Contre Bourdon (resultant)
          16' Principal            32
          16' Subbass              32
          16' Bourdon              GT
           8' Octave               32
           8' Bourdon              GT
           4' Choral Bass          44
           4' Bourdon              GT
           2' Octave Bass (fr. 4') --
       1 1/3' Mixture II           64
          16' Posaune              32
          16' Basson               SW
           8' Basson               SW
           4' Basson               SW
           8' Festival Trumpet     GT
              Great to Pedal 8'
              Great to Pedal 4'
              Swell to Pedal 8'
              Swell to Pedal 4'
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-10-12]
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