Andover Organ Co. (Opus 114, 2007)

Location:

Christ Lutheran Church
701 South Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21230 US
Organ ID: 32218

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran 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 May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 79 ranks. 4,331 pipes. 6 divisions. 3 manuals. 60 stops. 72 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 60
  • Registers: 72
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Suspended tracker.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • 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 Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 26, 2009:

Updated through online information from John Igoe. -- While manual action is mechanical, pedal action is electrical. A Pedal 32' Trombone is prepared for.

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

Database Manager on December 09, 2007:

Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Correction to previous submission: Manual divisions are on the left side of the chancel, Pedal on the right. Gallery division was installed in 2005 and used by itself for services until completion of the main organ in 2007.

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

Database Manager on December 08, 2007:

Identified through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Replaced Möller Opus 8975. Chancel organ is in two side chambers, manual divisions and console on the right (suspended mechanical action), Pedal division on the left (electric key action). There is also a Gallery division in the rear gallery encased on either side of the rose window. The gallery organ is all electric key action, and can also be played from a two manual console in the gallery. The organ was dedicated in April 2007, and is in regular use for services.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist (Source: The American Organist, Vol. 47, No. 1)
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Manual case front view: Photograph from Andover website; used with permission.. Taken on 2008-01-01

Manual case side view: Photograph from Andover website; used with permission.. Taken on 2008-01-01

Keydesk: Photograph from Andover website; used with permission.. Taken on 2008-01-01

Church interior from the chancel: Photograph from Andover website; used with permission.. Taken on 2008-01-01

Rear gallery with Antiphonal Division: Photograph from Andover website; used with permission.. Taken on 2008-01-01

Antiphonal console and case: Photograph from Andover website; used with permission.. Taken on 2008-01-01

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