Reuter Organ Co. (Opus 1744, 1970)

Location:

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
1615 Morse Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95864 US
Organ ID: 21580

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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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 11 ranks. 524 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 stops. 9 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Registers: 9
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 22, 2008:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Oak casework in natural finish. 4-sectional facade with 28 pipes arranged: 4-8-8-8. Organ built as a demonstration organ for the Reuter factory. It was sold to Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in 1970, and installed there in May by Richard Bond under a sub-contract with Justin Kramer. This is one of four instruments built during the Hammer-Reuter collaboration.

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

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:

Organ: Photograph by Paul Dessau. Taken on 2013-12-12

Stopknobs: Photograph by Paul Dessau. Taken on 2013-12-12

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