The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Matthew Lutheran Church
839 W. Market St.
York, Pennsylvania 17401


OHS Database ID 64935.

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Status and Condition

This organ is no longer whole; parts were dispersed, and some may have been re-used in a different installation.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 8, 2019.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 30 stops. 42 registers. 38 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 with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Originally installed in 1933 as 3/27 Moller Op. 6155; replaced in 2012 by S.D.G. Pipe Organs 3/47, retaining some of the Moller pipework. (Jeff Scofield. November 8, 2019)

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the OHS Archives
            York, Pennsylvania
            St. Matthew Lutheran Church
            Möller   Op. 6155   1933   3/27
            Möller   Op. R-755  1967   3/38
            GREAT                          CHOIR
         8' Principal        61         8' Gedeckt        61
         8' Rohrflöte        61         8' Dulciana       61 *
         8' Gemshorn         61 *       4' Koppelflöte    61
         4' Octav            61         2' Prinzipal      61
         4' Spitzflöte       61     1 1/3' Larigot        61
         2' Blockflöte       61         1' Oktav          12
        II  Cornet          122         8' Krummhorn      61
    III-IV  Mixtur          220            Tremolo
         8' Trompete         61            Blank
            Super                          Blank
            Chimes           21 *
                                       32' Resultant      --
        16' Lieblichbourdon  73 *      16' Diapason       32 *
         8' Lieblichflöte    12 *      16' Bourdon        32 *
         8' Salicional       73 *      16' Lieblich       SW 
         8' Voix Celeste     61 *       8' Octav          32
         4' Geigen Octav     73 *       8' Bourdon        12 *
         4' Rohrflöte        73 *       8' Lieblichflöte  SW
         2' Doublette        73         4' Choral Bass    12
        IV  Plein Jeu       244         4' Nachthorn      32
        16' Basson           73         2' Nachthorn      12
         8' Trompette        73        II  Rauschquint    64 *
         8' Basson           12        II  Mixture        24 *
         4' Hautbois Clarion 73        16' Trompete       12 GT
            Tremolo                     4' Krummhorn      CH
            Unison Off
            Super                       *  existing       
             [Received from Jeff Scofield November 8, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the OHS Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.