C. B. Fisk, Inc. (Opus 139, 2012)

Location:

Harvard University
1 Harvard Yard
Cambridge, MA 02138 US
Memorial Church
Organ ID: 49389

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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 good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on April 29, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 54 ranks. 3,049 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 44 stops.
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: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 44
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • 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.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 06, 2012:

Updated through online information from T. Daniel Hancock.

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

Database Manager on March 03, 2012:

Identified through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Replaced Fisk Opus 46 as the primary organ for the church. Final tonal finishing to be complete Easter of 2012. (Fisk website, accessed Mar 2 2012)

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Organbuilder website
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ in room: Photograph by Fisk, submitted by John Roper. Taken approx. 2011

View from Appleton Chapel: Photograph by Fisk, submitted by John Roper. Taken approx. 2011

Console: Photograph by Fisk, submitted by John Roper. Taken approx. 2011

Case detail: Photograph by Fisk, submitted by John Roper. Taken approx. 2011

Case detail: Photograph by Fisk, submitted by John Roper. Taken approx. 2011

Case detail: Photograph by Fisk, submitted by John Roper. Taken approx. 2011

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