Pipe Organ Database

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M. P. Möller (1940)

Location:

De Bloem Dutch Reformed Church
Bloemfontein, 11 ZA
Organ ID: 33336

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Status and Condition:

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

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 33 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center 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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Registers: 33
  • 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
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 04, 2017:

Updated by James R. Stettner, listing this web site as a source of information: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10153608205825213&set=pcb.1065578123532759&type=3&theater
The organ was rebuilt, tonally revised, and enlarged in 2011 by Cooper, Gill & Tomkins (Pty) Ltd. of Capetown and Johannesburg.

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

Database Manager on February 28, 2008:

Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr.

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

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