The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
4939 Montrose Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60641

OHS Database ID 57927.

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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 March 3, 2016.

Technical Details

Two manuals. 33 ranks.


  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Jonathan Oblander, based on personal knowledge of the organ.
    (Database Manager. March 3, 2016)

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Organ Case. Photograph by Alex Armstrong 2009-10-13

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  • Original document from Andrew Schaeffer.. Source: Stoplist taken from the console
    Chicago, Illinois
    St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Organ by Berghaus Organ Co.
    8'     Principal
    8'     Rohrflöte
    4'     Octave
    4'     Spillflöte
    2 2/3' Nasat
    2'     Octave
    1 3/5' Terz
    IV     Mixture
    16'    Dulzian
    8'     Trompette
    8'     Solo Trumpet (prepared)
    8'     Swell to Great
    8'     Gedackt
    8'     Gemshorn
    8'     Celeste
    4'     Principal
    4'     Rohrflöte
    2'     Hohlflöte
    1 1/3' Klein Nasat
    IV     Scharf
    8'     Oboe
    8'     Solo Trumpet (prepared)
    16'    Subbass
    8'     Offenbass
    8'     Spitz Gedackt
    4'     Choralbass
    III    Rauschbass
    16'    Posaune
    4'     Chalumeau
    8'     Solo Trumpet (prepared)
    8'     Great to Pedal
    8'     Swell to Pedal
  • Click Here Original document from Andrew Schaeffer.. Source: Stoplist taken from the console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.