Pipe Organ Database

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Holtkamp Organ Co. (Opus 1850, 1968)

Location:

Augustana Lutheran Church of Hyde Park
5500 S. Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago: Hyde Park, IL 60637 US
Organ ID: 19212

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP unit
  • 7 ranks. 2 manuals. 5 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 5
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 09, 2011:

Updated through online information from Daniel Schwandt. -- Sold to Berghaus Organ Co. in March of 2011 for expansion into a larger instrument. Removed May 2011.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on July 23, 2005:

Identified through online information from Daniel Schwandt. -- Organ was cleaned in 2005 by Wahl Organbuilders. Pipework regulated and slightly altered. Mixture modified.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Specifications courtesy Daniel Schwandt
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Daniel Schwandt. Taken on 2012-01-15

Console and Pipe Display: Photograph by Daniel Schwandt. Taken on 2012-01-15

Pipe Display: Photograph by Daniel Schwandt. Taken on 2012-01-15

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