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Holtkamp Organ Co. (Opus 1669, 1954)

Location:

Epworth-Euclid United Methodist Church / University Circle United Methodist Church
1919 E. 107th St.
Cleveland, OH 44106 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 23333

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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 July 23, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 73 ranks. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 59 stops. 62 registers.
All:
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Slider Motors: Pneumatic (EP or TP) slider motors.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 23, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 59
  • Registers: 62
  • 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: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • 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 Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 23, 2018.
Jeff Scofield on June 29, 2020:

New moveable 3-manual drawknob console by Charles Kegg in 2014.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on June 29, 2020.

Database Manager on October 09, 2011:

Updated through online information from Tim Hemry. -- 8' State Trumpet {Giesecke} installed by Hemry Organ Co. 1980

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

Database Manager on October 04, 2008:

Updated through online information from Don Daley.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on July 23, 2018.

Database Manager on February 07, 2007:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on July 23, 2018.

Database Manager on April 15, 2006:

Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Total rebuild of E. M. Skinner Opus 645 (1927), reusing twenty-nine ranks.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist and notes from Jeff Scofield
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from <i>The Diapason</i> September 1954
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-04-25

Church interior from floor: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-04-25

Church interior from gallery: Photograph by Jeff Scofield, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-04-25

Holtkamp console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-04-25

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