Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder

Originally Kilgen Associates, Inc. (1944)

Location:

Zion Lutheran Church
4634 Alger Ave.
Everett, WA 98203 US
Organ ID: 22527

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • 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, EP ventil
  • 10 ranks. 658 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 35 stops. 10 registers.
Great (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Balcom and Vaughan
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Kilgen Associates, Inc.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.

Choral (plays from Swell - unenclosed):
  • Chest Type(s): EP ventil chests
  • Built by Unknown Builder
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.

Pedal (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Multiple Builders
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Kilgen Associates, Inc.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 35
  • Registers: 10
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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 a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • 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 August 17, 2021.
Database Manager on November 20, 2011:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The added Choral division plays from the Swell manual only. The stops are non-expressive and sit atop a 3-stop, diatonic 'M' chest with ventil stop action.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on August 17, 2021.

Database Manager on January 01, 2006:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- This was the addition of a left-side transept "Positiv" division of three ranks to the existing Kilgen/Balcom and Vaughan organ. The three added ranks are: 8' Flute d'Amour (61), 4' Principal (61), and 4' Aeoline (61).

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

Instrument Images:

Added Choral division with original Kilgen console: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2021-08-16

Added Choral division (back-to-front): 8' Flute d'Amour, 4' Principal, 4' Aeoline: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2021-08-16

Console: Great stops: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2021-08-16

Console: Swell stops: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2021-08-16

Console: Pedal stops: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2021-08-16

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