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Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
73 Lancaster Street
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609

Nave Gallery

OHS Database ID 6462.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 27, 2012.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 41 stops. 61 ranks. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Non-traditional style console. The mechanical action console is detached from the main case.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs.


  • Status Note: There 1996. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • [really old ?? Rebuild of older organ? Whose?] (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from John Weit. (Database Manager. May 27, 2012)

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  • Pape, Uwe. The Tracker Organ Revival in America. (Berlin: Pape Verlag, 1977), 261 [0]

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  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
    Trinity Lutheran Church,  Worcester, MA
    1969 Noack, Op. 40
    (Stoplist: web page for Worcester AGO, 1998)
    Great (56 notes)
        Quintadena                  16
        Principal                    8
        Spielflöte                   8
        Octave                       4
        Blockflöte                   4
        Nachthorn                    2
        Mixture                  IV-VI
        Cornet                       V
        Trumpet                      8
    Swell (56 notes)
        Chimney Flute                8
        Gemshorn                     8
        Celeste                      8
        Principal                    4
        Koppelflöte                  4
        Flachflöte                   2
        Larigot                      1 1/3
        Mixture                    III
        Cymbal                     III
        Bassoon                     16
        Schalmey                     8
        Clarion                      4
    Positiv (56 notes)
        Gedackt                      8
        Principal                    4
        Spitzgedackt                 4
        Nazard                       2 2/3
        Octave                       2
        Superoctave                  1
        Tertian                     II
        Scharff                      V
        Krummhorn                    8
        Trompette-en-Chamade         8
    Pedal (32 notes)
        Principal                   16
        Bourdon                     16
        Octave                       8
        Spielflöte                   8
        Choral Bass                  4
        Rauschpfeife                II
        Mixture                     IV
        Trombone                    16
        Trumpet                      8
        Trumpet                      4
        Swell to Great               8
        Positiv to Great             8
        Great to Pedal               8
        Swell to Pedal               8
        Positiv to Pedal             8
  • Click Here Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.
  • Stoplist taken from console, original documents, and updates in 2005.
    Worcester, Massachusetts
    Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Gallery Organ
    Noack Organ Company, Opus 40, 1969
    41 Stops / 61 Ranks
       16'  Quintadena
        8'  Principal
        8'  Spielflöte
        4'  Octave
        4'  Blockflöte
        2'  Nachthorn
    1 1/3'  Mixture IV-VI
        8'  Cornet V
        8'  Trumpet
        8'  Gedackt
        4'  Principal
        4'  Spitzgedackt
    2 1/3'  Nasard
        2'  Octave
        1'  Superoctave
      4/5'  Tertian II
        1'  Scharff V
        8'  Krummhorn
        8'  Chamade
        8'  Principal
        8'  Chimney Flute
        8'  Gemshorn
        8'  Celeste
        4'  Principal
        4'  Koppelflöte
        2'  Flachflöte
        2'  Mixture III
      1/2'  Cymbal III
       16'  Bassoon
        8'  Schalmey
        4'  Clarion
       32’  Bourdon (ext./resultant)
       16'  Principal
       16'  Bourdon
        8'  Octave
        8'  Spielflöte
        4'  Choral Bass
    1 1/3'  Mixture IV
       16'  Trombone
        8'  Trumpet
        4'  Trumpet
     Swell to Great
     Positiv to Great
     Great to Pedal
     Swell to Pedal
     Positiv to Pedal
     [Received from John Weit 2012-06-01.]