Pipe Organ Database

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Olympic Organ Builders (1974)

Originally Cole & Woodberry (1892)
Exhibited in the 2008 OHS convention

Location:

St. John's Episcopal Church
105 State Street S.
Kirkland, WA 98033 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 4659

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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 unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on April 17, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 19 ranks. 1,067 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 17 stops. 17 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 17
  • Registers: 17
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical 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: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 30, 2005:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- The original facade had to be modified to fit the St. John's scheme. In 1979, the Bond firm of Portland, Oregon. made some tonal changes to the organ using the existing pipework with some new pipes added.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was Cole & Woodberry (1892).

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1991

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

OCH from Highland Congregational, Lowell, MA in 1974.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the console November 2015
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ gallery: Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2008-07-15

"Pedalboard, composition pedals, swell shoe": Photograph by Jim Cook. Taken on 2008-07-15

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