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St. Mary of the Assumption R.C. Cathedral
615 Hoyt Avenue
Saginaw, Michigan 48607

OHS Database ID 62494.

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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 1, 2018.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 30 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • Originally a 3/18 organ built in 1929 for St. Joseph's R.C. Church in Bay City, Michigan. Moved in 2017 to St. Mary of the Assumption Cathedral by Lauck Pipe Organ Co. Lauck incorporated three ranks from the previous cathedral instrument, and provided a new console. (Steven E. Lawson. May 1, 2018)

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  • Original document from Ryan McCauslin.. Source: Stoplist from console
    Saginaw, MI
    St. Mary of the Assumption R.C. Cathedral
    Organ by Lauck Pipe Organ Co.
    8' Open Diapason             61                                            
    8' Melodia                   61 New windchest added
    4' Octave                    61
    4' Flute                     12 Extension of 8' Melodia
    2 2/3' Quinte                61
    2' Superoctave               61
    Mixture IV                   244
    8' Trumpet                   61
    Chimes                       21 tubes
    16' Great
    Unison Off
    16' Great
    16' Swell to Great
    8' Swell to Great
    4' Swell to Great
    16' Choir to Great
    8' Choir to Great
    4' Choir to Great
    16' Bourdon                  12 Extension of 8' Stopped Diapason
    8' Open Diapason             61
    8' Stopped Diapason          61
    8' Salicional                61
    8' Voix Celeste              49
    4' Principal                 61
    4' Flute d'Amour             12 Extension of 8' Stopped Diapason
    2 2/3' Nazard                   Extension of 8' Stopped Diapason
    2' Octave                    12 Extension of new 4' Principal
    1 3/5' Tierce                61
    Plein Jeu III                183
    16' Bassoon                  12 12 new pipes, Extension of 8' Oboe
    8' Trumpet                   61 New pipes, new windchest
    8' Oboe                      61
    4' Clarion                   12 Extension of 8' Trumpet
    16' Swell
    Unison Off
    4' Swell
    8' Diapason                  61 Rodgers pipes, 13-61
    8' Gedackt                   61 Rodgers pipes
    8' Gamba                     61
    8' Gamba Celeste             61
    4' Principal                 12 Extension of 8' Diapason
    4' Spitzflute                61 Rodgers pipes, new windchest added
    2 2/3' Nazard                   From Spitzflute
    2' Piccolo                   12 Extension of 4' Spitzflute
    1 1/3 Larigot                   From Spitzflute
    8' Clarinet                  61
    16' Choir
    Unison Off
    4' Choir
    16' Swell to Choir
    8' Swell to Choir
    4' Swell to Choir
    32 Contre Boudon                Resultant
    16' Open Diapason            32
    16' Bourdon                  32
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt            From Swell
    8' Principal                 32
    8' Bass Flute                12 Extension of 16' Bourdon
    8' Flauto Dolce                 From Swell
    16' Trombone                 12 Extension of Great 8' Trumpet
    16' Bassoon                     From Swell
    8' Trumpet                      From Great
    8' Great to Pedal
    4' Great to Pedal
    8' Swell to Pedal
    4' Swell to Pedal
    8' Choir to Pedal
    4' Choir to Pedal     	
  • Click Here Original document from Ryan McCauslin.. Source: Stoplist from console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.