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St. Paul's Lutheran Church
25 W. Springettsbury Ave.
York, Pennsylvania 17403

OHS Database ID 64899.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 26, 2019.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 50 stops. 61 registers. 60 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.

Notes

  • Originally installed as 3/60 Casavant Op. 1690 in 1942 after the previous organ, 1926 4/57 Casavant Op. 1149, was destroyed when the church burned in 1939. (Jeff Scofield. October 26, 2019)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Console to left. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Console to right. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17
Builder name plates. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-10-17

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the console October 17, 2019
           York, Pennsylvania
           St. Paul's Lutheran Church
    
           Casavant   Op. 1690   1942   3/60
           Létourneau            2017   Console
           _________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                        SWELL
    
       16' Double Diapason          16' Lieblich Bourdon
        8' 1st Diapason              8' Open Diapason
        8' 2nd Diapason              8' Gedeckt
        8' Hohlflöte                 8' Salicional
        8' Gemshorn                  8' Voix Celeste
        4' Octave                    8' Flauto Dolce
        4' Principal                 8' Flute Celeste
        4' Flûte d'Amour             4' Octave
    2 2/3' Twelfth                   4' Flauto Traverso
        2' Fifteenth                 2' Flute
    1 3/5' Seventeenth               V  Mixture
       IV  Mixture                  16' Double Trumpet
        8' Tuba Minor        CH      8' Trumpet
        8' Trumpet           SW      8' Cornopean
        8' French Horn       CH      8' Oboe
           Sub                       8' Vox Humana
           Unison Off                4' Clarion
           Super                        Tremulant
           Chimes                       Sub
           Harp                         Unison Off
           Celesta                      Super
           Sostenuto                    Sostenuto
           Zimbelstern
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade         PEDAL
    
           CHOIR                    32' Double Diapason
                                    32' Contra Violone
       16' Contra Viole             32' Contra Bourdon
        8' Open Diapason            16' Open Diapason
        8' Grosse Flûte             16' Violone
        8' Concert Flute            16' Subbass
        8' Viola                    16' Second Diapason   GT
        8' Viole d'Orchestre        16' Echo Bourdon      SW
        8' Viole Celeste            16' Viole             CH
        8' Dulciana                  8' Octave
        8' Unda Maris                8' Principal
        4' Gemshorn                  8' Flute
        4' Lieblich Flute            8' Echo Bourdon      SW
    2 2/3' Nazard                    8' Viole             CH
        2' Piccolo               5 1/3' Twelfth
    1 3/5' Tierce                    4' Choral Bass
        8' Tuba Minor                4' Flute
        8' French Horn              IV  Mixture
        8' Clarinet                 32' Bombarde
           Tremulant                16' Bass Tuba       
           Sub                      16' Trumpet           SW
           Unison Off                8' Tuba Minor        CH
           Super                     8' Trumpet           SW
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade      4' Tuba Minor        CH
           Chimes                    4' Trumpet           SW
           Harp                      8' Trompette-en-Chamade
           Celesta                      Pedal Divide
           Sostenuto                    Sostenuto
    
            [Received from Jeff Scofield October 26, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the console October 17, 2019 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.