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Balcom and Vaughan Pipe Organs, Inc. (Opus 837, 1978)

Location:

Trinity Episcopal Church
609 8th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104 US
Organ ID: 26041

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • 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: EP unit
  • 4 divisions. 3 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit 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: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • 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 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 04, 2018.
Database Manager on May 14, 2007:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Essentially new organ retaining some of the previous Kimball pipework, and retaining the used Kimball console installed in 1945 by Charles W. Allen.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist taken from Marceau company records: Open In New Tab Original document from Sean Haley. Originally published 2020-01-18
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Pipe display: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1988-05-14

Pipe display: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1988-05-14

Pipe display: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1988-05-14

Pipes: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1995-09-04

Pipes: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1995-09-04

Pipes: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1995-09-04

Pipes: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1995-09-04

Swell pipes: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1995-09-04

Pipes: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1995-09-04

Original Kimball 16' Violone pipes: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1995-09-04

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