Pipe Organ Database

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Estey Organ Co. (Opus 2953, 1930)

Location:

St. Mary's Catholic Church
618 E. 1st
Moscow, ID 83843 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 24519

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been removed from this location and currently in storage.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on October 03, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP ventil
  • 10 ranks. 617 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 10 stops. 10 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP ventil chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear 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: 10
  • Registers: 10
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 19, 2007:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The Estey has been replaced by an electronic substitute. Disposition is not certain.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on October 03, 2020.

Database Manager on November 03, 2006:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Installed in matching, mirror-image cases in either corner of the rear gallery. Great on left with Pedal behind. Swell on right. Each case contains 46 pipes en facade with 28 across the front, 7 at the corner tower, and 11 along the short side. In the Great façade, pipes 2,4,6,8, and 10-34 are speaking. The console used to face the rear window and has been turned 90 degrees to the right.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the console March 2, 1998
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1998-05-01

Console: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1998-05-01

Organ: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1998-05-01

Organ: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1998-05-01

Organ Gallery: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1998-05-01

Combination pistons: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1998-05-01

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