Pipe Organ Database

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Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 4224, 1962)

Location:

Higashi Hongwanji Mission
216 Mohouli Street
Hilo, Hawaii, HI 96720 US
Buddhist temple
Organ ID: 24392

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Status and Condition:

  • The organ has been restored to a previous 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: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 27 ranks. 3 divisions. 3 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 3
  • 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 roll top.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 22, 2013:

Updated through online information from Denny Colvin. -- My partner Randy Neighbarger is an organist, and we visited the temple August 30, 2012.

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

Database Manager on August 11, 2008:

Updated through online information from Bob Alder.

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

Database Manager on October 26, 2006:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner.

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

Instrument Images:

Visible pipes at front of temple: Photograph by Denny Colvin. Taken on 2012-08-30

Console: Photograph by Denny Colvin. Taken on 2012-08-30

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