Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Fratelli Ruffatti (2010)

Location:

Olivet Nazarene University
One University Avenue
Bourbonnais, IL 60914 US
Betty and Kenneth Hawkins Centennial Chapel
Organ ID: 50360

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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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 74 ranks. 4,190 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on September 30, 2016:

Updated through online information from Matt Gerhard.
The organ contains 74 ranks of pipes with additional digital voices.

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

Database Manager on August 29, 2012:

Identified through online information from Matt Gerhard.

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

Instrument Images:

Facade and Trompette en Chamade: Photograph by Matt Gerhard. Taken on 2010-10-01

Chapel Interior and Pipe Facade: Photograph by Matt Gerhard. Taken on 2010-10-01

Console: Photograph by Matt Gerhard. Taken on 2010-10-01

Solo Drawknobs: Photograph by Matt Gerhard. Taken on 2011-04-01

Positive Drawknobs: Photograph by Matt Gerhard. Taken on 2011-04-01

Choir Drawknobs: Photograph by Matt Gerhard. Taken on 2011-04-01

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