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Pelland Organ Co. (1996)

Originally William W. Laws (1935)

Location:

Our Lady of the Sea R.C. Church
85 Atlantic Ave.
Marblehead, MA 01945 US
Organ ID: 19230

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Direct electric
  • 40 ranks. 4 divisions. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Direct electric chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case 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
  • Divisions: 4
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 02, 2008:

Updated through online information from Richard Pelland. -- floating Solo Division

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

Database Manager on May 02, 2008:

Updated through online information from Richard Pelland. -- Floating Solo

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

Database Manager on July 25, 2005:

Rebuild of the church's W. W. Laws organ by Richard Pelland ca. 1996 with new electric action and addition of 8 electronic voices and MIDI. Rear gallery. (Information from William Catanesye in 2005.)

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

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