Pipe Organ Database

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J. W. Walker (1983)

Location:

St. Christopher's Episcopal Church
93 North Kainalu Drive
Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734 US
Organ ID: 4636

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on July 31, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 24 ranks. 1,295 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 20 stops. 20 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a floor-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 31, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 20
  • Registers: 20
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 31, 2018.
Database Manager on July 31, 2018:

Updated by Dan Werning, who has heard or played the organ.
\r\nComplete rebuild and addition of star zimbelstern by Hans Erbslöh of Hamburg, Germany 2/2017.

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

Database Manager on November 07, 2008:

Updated through online information from Mark Wong. -- Rolf Miehl of Beckerath replaced the original J.W. Walker Swell 8' Trompette with a new 8' Trumpet.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on July 31, 2018.

Database Manager on September 29, 2007:

Updated through online information from Richard Harger. -- Installed by Richard Harger & Alfred Jackson of Harger & Jackson

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on July 31, 2018.

Database Manager on October 26, 2006:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ has a 5-sectional façade containing 39 pipes arranged: 3-14-5-14-3. The flats of 14 pipes are divided into upper (9 pipes) and lower (5 pipes) sections.

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

Instrument Images:

Organ Case and Console: (2014) Photograph by Katherine Crosier.

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