Pipe Organ Database

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M. P. Möller (Opus 11327, 1980)

Location:

Shenandoah College Conservatory of Music
1460 University Drive
Winchester, VA 22601 US
Goodson Chapel Recital Hall
Organ ID: 5025

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Conservatories and Independent Music Schools
  • 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 45 ranks. 2,228 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 30 stops. 30 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front 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: 30
  • Registers: 30
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • 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 vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Trigger/hitch-down swell.
  • 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 February 27, 2011:

Updated through online information from David Michael Kenney, Sr.. -- The organ sounds especially wonderful if the curtains for the stained glass windows are fully open to reveal the windows. Reverberation time when the room is full of people is about 2 to 2 1/2 seconds.

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

Database Manager on March 01, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Instrument Images:

Organ case in front gallery: Photograph from a 1981 Möller brochure in the collection of James R. Stettner. Taken on 1980-06-30

Chapel Interior, Stage, and Organ Cases: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

Chapel Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

Organ Cases: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

Left Stopjamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

Right Stopjamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

Console and Swell Pipework: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

Chapel Windows: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

Stage and Organ Cases: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

Organ Case and Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-12

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