Pipe Organ Database

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Dewey W. Layton (1974)

Location:

University of Wyoming
Laramie, WY 82070 US
Practice studio
Organ ID: 4767

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • 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
  • 8 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 6 stops. 6 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 6
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 15, 2012:

Updated through online information from Ron Yeater. -- This organ used some pipework from previous Reuter organ in same practice room.

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

Database Manager on April 08, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Uses pipes of Reuter electro-pneumatic.

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

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Console: left stopjamb: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

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