The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Aloysius R.C. Church
19 Eye St.
Washington, District of Columbia 20001

OHS Database ID 57321.

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Status and Condition

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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 December 20, 2015.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 15 stops. 22 registers. 17 ranks. 1111 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.

Notes

  • 1800's Simmonds case retained; organ located in upper (second) gallery; parish closed June 30, 2012, and merged into Holy Redeemer Parish; St. Aloysius church adjoins Gonzaga College High School and is still used by the school for functions and weddings. (Database Manager. December 20, 2015)

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from The American Organist January 1951
           Washington, District of Columbia
           St. Aloysius R. C. Church
    
           Kilgen   1950   2/17
           ____________________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                 SWELL                      PEDAL
    
        8' Diapason   61      8' Geigen Diapason 73     16' Major Bass       32
        8' Rohrflöte  SW      8' Rohrflöte       73     16' Bourdon          32
        8' Dulciana   61      8' Viole de Gambe  73     16' Lieblich Gedeckt 12 SW
        4' Principal  61      8' Viole Celeste   73      8' Bourdon          12
    2 2/3' Twelfth    61      4' Flute           73      8' Rohrflöte        SW
        2' Fifteenth  61    III  Plein Jeu      183      4' Bourdon          12
           Sub                8' Trompette       73     16' Trompette        12 SW
           Unison Off         8' Oboe            73      8' Trompette        SW
           Super                 Tremulant
           Chimes     21         Sub
                                 Unison Off
                                 Super
    
                      [Received from Jeff Scofield December 20, 2015]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from The American Organist January 1951 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.