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E.F. Walcker & Cie. (1967 ca.)

Location:

Concordia Theological Seminary
Fort Wayne, IN 4680_ US
Sihler Hall
Organ ID: 3775

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Seminaries
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul Grime on April 28, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider, Information unknown or not applicable
  • 23 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 17 stops. 18 registers.
Manual I:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by E.F. Walcker & Cie.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on November 08, 2020.

Manual II (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by E.F. Walcker & Cie.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on November 08, 2020.

Pedal:
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by E.F. Walcker & Cie.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on November 08, 2020.
Main:
  • Built by E.F. Walcker & Cie.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 17
  • Registers: 18
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Freie Kombinationen, i.e., German style switches above stop controls.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on November 08, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ in Sihler Hall: Photograph by Church website with permission, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. ca. 2016

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