The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Congregational Church
608 East William St.
Ann Arbor, Michigan 4810_

OHS Database ID 7433.

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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 August 15, 2011.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Suspended mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Three manuals. 39 stops. 54 ranks.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. No combination action. Concave radiating pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.


  • Status Note: There 1995 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through on-line information from Quinn Reichard. (Database Manager. January 31, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Dr.Gregory Hamilton. -- Organ is in good shape as of 2011 (Database Manager. August 15, 2011)

Online Documents

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  • Wilkes, James O.. Pipe Organs of Ann Arbor. (Ann Arbor, Michigan: Self-published, 1995), 82 [0]

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Organ Case and Keydesk. (2009) Photograph by Louis Huffman

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  • II. Hauptwerk
    16' Bourdon
    8' Prinzipal
    8' Hohlflote
    4' Oktave
    4' Spitzflote
    2 2/3' Quinte
    2' Superoktave
    IV-V Mixtur
    V Cornet
    8' Trompete 
    III. Swell
    8' Rohrflote
    8' Gambe
    8' Celeste
    4' Prinzipal
    4' Nachthorn
    2' Waldflote
    IV Mixtur
    III Cornet
    16' Basson
    8' Trompette
    8' Hautbois
    I. Oberwerk
    8' Gedackt
    4' Prinzipal
    4' Rohrflote
    2 2/3' Nazard 
    2' Doublette
    1 3/5' Tierce
    1 1/3' Larigot  
    III Scharf
    8' Cromorne 
    Tremulant (Hauptwerk and Oberwerk)
    16' Prinzipal
    16' Subbass
    8' Prinzipal
    8' Subbass
    4' Choralbass
    IV Rauschpheiffe
    16' Posaune
    8' Trompete
    4' Schalmei
    [Received on line from Quinn Reichard August 06, 2010.]
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