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St. Robert's R. C.
4019 N. Farwell Ave.
Shorewood, Wisconsin 53211

OHS Database ID 6872.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
(The last update we received about this organ was on the transfer of data from the OHS PC Database, October 30, 2004.)


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 43 stops. 55 registers. 49 ranks. 3334 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Stop keys on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1990. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Sanctuary division added later [1940's. ?] (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Nave, Balcony, and Organ Case. Photograph from The Tracker (April 1990); image courtesy of Jeff Scofield
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-02-27
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-02-27
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-02-27
Console. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-02-27
Console side view. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-02-27
Church exterior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-02-27

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from concert program, January 21, 1938
    Shorewood, Wisconsin
    St. Robert's Roman Catholic Church
    
    Kilgen Organ Co, Opus 5913, 1938
    
    Great: (expressive)
    16   Open Diapason
    8'   First Open Diapason
    8'   Second Open Diapason
    8'   Clarabella
    8'   Gemshorn
    4'   Octave
    4'   Flute Harmonic
    2 2/3'  Twelfth
    2'   Fifteenth
    III  Mixture
    8'   Tromba
    Tremolo
    Chimes
    
    
    Swell: (expressive)
    16'  Bourdon
    8'   Geigen Diapason
    8'   Stopped Flute
    8'   Salicional
    8'   Voix Celeste
    4'   Octave Geigen
    4'   Flauto Traverso
    2'   Flautino
    III  Mixture
    16'  Posaune
    8'   Trumpet
    8'   Oboe D'Amore
    8'   Vox Humana
    4'   Clarion
    Tremolo
    
    Choir: (expressive)
    8'   Open Diapason
    8'   Concert Flute
    8'   Flute Celeste (tc)
    8'   Viola
    8'   Dulciana
    4'   Chimney Flute
    2'   Piccolo Harmonic
    8'   Clarinet
    Tremolo
    
    Sanctuary: (Prepared For) (expressive)
    8'   Horn Diapason
    8'   Flute Cantabile
    8'   Vox Angelica
    8'   Vox Angelica Celeste
    III  Aeola Aetheria
    8'   Cor Anglais
    8'   Vox Humana
    8'   Harp Celestina
    8'   Harp
    4'   Harp
    
    Pedal:
    32'  Resultant
    16'  Grand Diapason
    16'  Open Diapason
    16'  Violone
    16'  Subbass
    16'  Lieblich Gedeckt
    8'   Octave
    8'   Violone Cello
    8'   Bass Flute
    8'   Dolce Flute
    16'  Trombone
    16'  Posaune
    8'   Tromba
    8'   Tromba Clarion
    16' Sanctuary Bass
    
       
    
     [Received from Ryan Mueller 2015-03-09.]
  • Click Here Stoplist from concert program, January 21, 1938 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.