OHS Database ID 65167.
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 January 12, 2020.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 19 stops. 19 registers. 19 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.
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|Photo taken of organ in Chicago before the 1996 move. Photograph provided by Andrew Schaeffer|
|Organ Case. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer (2012)|
|Organ Case detail. Photo in Church Archives, courtesy of Andrew Schaeffer (2012)|
|Organ Case and Nave. Photo in Church Archives, courtesy of Andrew Schaeffer (2012)|
|Church Exterior. Photo in Church Archives, courtesy of Andrew Schaeffer (2012)|
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Specification of 1893 J. W. Steere & Sons opus 356: GREAT (Manual I-Enclosed with Swell) 16 Bourdon Treble (from tenor F-sharp, wood-40 pipes)* 16 Bourdon Bass (wood-18 pipes)* 8 Open Diapason (lowest 16 in facade, metal-58 pipes)* 8 Melodia Stop'd. Bass (wood-58 pipes) 8 Dulciana (metal-58 pipes) 4 Octave (metal-58 pipes) 4 Flute d'Amour (wood and metal-58 pipes) 2 Twelfth (metal-58 pipes) 2 Fifteenth (metal-58 pipes) 8 Clarinet (from tenor C, metal-46 pipes) * unenclosed SWELL (Manual II-Enclosed) 8 Open Diapason (metal-58 pipes) 8 Stop'd. Diapason (wood-58 pipes) 8 Salicional (metal-58 pipes) 8 AEoline (metal-58 pipes) 4 Violina (metal-58 pipes) 4 Flute Harmonique (wood and metal-58 pipes) 2 Flautino (metal-58 pipes) 8 Oboe (from tenor C, metal-46 pipes) 8 Bassoon (bottom octave, metal-12 pipes) PEDAL 16 Bourdon (wood-27 pipes) 8 Violoncello (metal-27 pipes) COUPLERS Great to Pedale Swell to Pedale Swell to Great PEDAL MOVEMENTS Piano Great (double-acting, not labeled) Forte Great (double-acting, not labeled) Great to Pedal Reversible Balanced Swell Expression Shoe [Received from Andrew Schaeffer January 12, 2020]