Pipe Organ Database

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Reuter Organ Co. (Opus 674, 1946)

Location:

Lebanon Lutheran Church
1101 S. Mears Ave.
Whitehall, MI 49461 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 20471

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on April 16, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP unit
  • 3 ranks. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 3 stops.
Great (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Reuter Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 16, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Reuter Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 16, 2021.

Pedal (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Reuter Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 16, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Reuter Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 3
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on April 16, 2021.
Jim Stettner on April 16, 2021:

According to Pastor Ogden in a Facebook Messenger chat on April 16, 2021, about 15 years ago the Reuter was combined with a Rodgers C to create a hybrid instrument.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on April 16, 2021.

Database Manager on November 24, 2005:

Identified from the Reuter Opus List, provided by Chris Leaver, Reuter Organ Co., November, 2005.

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

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph from an archival source: Line.17qq.com, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. ca. 2019

Sanctuary interior and organ chamber grille: Photograph from an archival source: Parish website, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2017-06-01

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