The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Boniface R. C. Church
531 E. Liberty St.
Louisville, Kentucky 40202

OHS Database ID 64680.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 August 8, 2019.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 41 registers. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


  • Originally installed in 1891 by August F. Prandt; rebuilt and enlarge in 1920 as 3/25 Moller Op. 2858; new Schantz console as Op. 664 in 1963; rebuild and tonal changes by James E. Milles in 1977. (Jeff Scofield. August 8, 2019)

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Stephen Schnurrsa
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr
Church exterior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr

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  • . Source: Stoplist console photos by Stephen Schnurr
           Louisville, Kentucky
           St. Boniface R. C. Church
           August F. Prandt   1891
           Möller             1920   Op. 2858  Rebuild and new console
           Schantz            1963   Op. 664   New console
           James E. Miller    1977             Rebuild and tonal changes
           GREAT                     SWELL
        8' Open Diapason          8' Gedackt
        8' English Diapason       8' Spitzgamba
        8' Doppel Flute           8' Gamba Celeste
        8' Gemshorn               4' Principal
        4' Principal              4' Flute Traverso
    2 2/3' Twelfth            2 2/3' Nazard
        2' Fifteenth              2' Blockflöte
       IV  Fourniture         1 3/5' Tierce
        8' Festival Trumpet     III  Scharf
           Sub                    8' Fagotto
           Unison Off                Tremolo
           Super                     Sub
           Chimes                    Unison Off
       16' Double Tuba
        8' Tuba Major             8' Geigen Principal
        4' Tuba Clarion           8' Melodia
                                  8' Dulciana
           PEDAL                  4' Flute Harmonic
                                  2' Pricipal
       32' Resultant              1' Sifflöte
       16' Principal                 Klinged Mixture
       16' Bourdon                8' Clarinet
       16' Violone                   Tremolo
       16' Gedackt                   Sub
        8' Octave                    Unison Off
        8' Bourdon                   Super
        4' Choralbass
      III  Mixture                   TUBA-CHOIR
       16' Posaune
        8' Trompette             16' Double Tuba
                                  8' Tuba Major
                                  4' Tuba Clarion
           [Received from Jeff Scofield August 7, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist console photos by Stephen Schnurr Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.