The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Saviour's Episcopal Church
41 Mount Desert Street
Bar Harbor, Maine 04609

OHS Database ID 6887.

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Status and Condition

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 February 6, 2019.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 23 stops. 30 ranks.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front.

Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • 3rd manual is coupler manual. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Neal Campbell. -- I just played a recital on this organ last Friday, 8/7/09, and it appears to be in its original state and in good working condition. (Database Manager. August 13, 2009)
  • Updated by The Rev. Timothy Fleck, who has heard or played the organ.

    (2019) Current Organist and Choirmaster is Daniel S. Pyle. Instrument maintained by Messrs. Czelusniak et Dugal, Inc., of Northampton, Mass. (TRF+, Rector) (Stephen Hall. February 6, 2019)

Online Documents

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Bibliography

  • Pape, Uwe. The Tracker Organ Revival in America. (Berlin: Pape Verlag, 1977), 184 [0]

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Photographs

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Front of Sanctuary. Photograph by Jake Cihla 2018-06-10
Organ Case and Facade. Photograph by Jake Cihla 2018-06-10
Organ Case and Facade. Photograph by Jake Cihla 2018-06-10
Organ Case and Facade. Photograph by Jake Cihla 2018-06-10
Console. Photograph by Jake Cihla 2018-06-10

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist taken from concert program and console August 22, 2014
    Bar Harbor, Maine
    St. Saviour's Episcopal Parish
    
    Visser-Rowland Associates - Opus 6, August 1976
    
    
    HAUPTWERK                                        SCHWELLWERK                     PEDAL
    
    8     Prinzipal(en facade)           61 pipes    8     Gedeckt       61 pipes    16     Offenbass   32 pipes
    8     Rohrflote                      61 pipes    8     Weidenpfeife  61 pipes    16     Subbass     32 pipes 
    4     Oktav                          61 pipes    8     Celeste T.C.  49 pipes     8     Prinzipal   32 pipes
    4     Nachthorn                      61 pipes    4     Prinzipal     61 pipes     8     Gedeckt     32 pipes
    2     Waldflote                      61 pipes    4     Kleinflote    61 pipes     4     Choralbass  32 pipes
          Sesquialter T.C. II            98 pipes    2     Oktav         61 pipes    16     Fagott      32 pipes
          Mixtur IV                      244 pipes   1 1/3 Larigot       61 pipes
    8     Spanische Trompet(en chamade)  66 pipes          Scharf IV     244 pipes
          Tremulant                                  8     Fagott        66 pipes
          Zimbelstern                    12 bells          Tremulant                  
    
    COUPLERS
    Hauptwerk to Pedal
    Schwellwerk to Pedal
    Schwellwerk to Hauptwerk (permanently coupled third manual)
    
    COMBINATIONS
    4 Pistons to each manual division
    4 Pedal combons on toe studs
    4 General Pistons and Tutti duplicated by toe studs
    General Cancel 
    
    Mechanical key action. Electric stop action.
    
     [Received from Ethan Feist 2014-08-23.]