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Balcom and Vaughan Pipe Organs, Inc. (Opus 794RB, 1973)

Location:

Christ Episcopal Church
1305 NE 47th
Seattle, WA 98105 US
Organ ID: 25879

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on July 04, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 13 ranks. 800 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 11 stops. 23 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) 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 July 04, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 11
  • Registers: 23
  • 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.
  • 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 Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 04, 2018.
Database Manager on April 28, 2007:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Rebuild of existing 1956 Moller. Console retained. New exposed Great on divided chests on either side of the chancel: 8-8-4-2-III. Original Möller plays as Swell (Geigen Principal, Bourdon, Gemshorn, Gemshorn Celeste) with Hautbois added.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Pipe display: Photograph by James R Stettner. Taken on 2007-06-07

Chancel: Photograph by James R Stettner. Taken on 2007-06-07

Pipe display: Photograph by James R Stettner. Taken on 2007-06-07

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