Pipe Organ Database

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Clough & Warren (1894)

Exhibited in the 1995 OHS convention

Location:

Sweetest Heart of Mary Catholic Church
4440 Russell Street
Detroit, MI 48207 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 2576

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition needs attention, but in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on February 08, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Austin Universal Air
  • 21 ranks. 1,188 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 21 stops. 37 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Clough & Warren
We received the most recent update for this division from Paul R. Marchesano on February 08, 2022.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 21
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Main:
  • Built by Austin Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 21
  • Registers: 37
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical 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 Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Roman Lizak on November 17, 2020.
Database Manager on May 07, 2018:
We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Database Manager on May 24, 2014:

Updated through online information from Ronald Weiler.

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

Database Manager on April 08, 2008:

Updated through online information from Ray Ahrens.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1995.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

On Austin Universal Wind Chest. Sometimes referred to as Austin Op. 2. Current console is 2nd hand replacement.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Original Clough & Warren Stop List: Open In New Tab Original Contracted Stop List. Changes to the organ are noted below the stoplist Originally published March, 1894
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Roman Lizak on November 17, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ in Rear Gallery: Courtesy of Mr J. Veerman. Taken on 2013-07-12

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