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Donald Pole (1990)

Location:

Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary
470 Glenridge Ave.
St. Catharines, ON L2T 4C3 CA
Organ ID: 55109

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Seminaries
  • 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 8 ranks. 527 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 19 stops. 6 registers.
All:
  • 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: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 19
  • Registers: 6
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 14, 2015:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- This organ was originally built for the Chatham, Ontario residence of Lon and Ruth Beatty. It was three ranks: Chimney Flute, Gedackts, and Quintadena - all available at 8' & 4' pitches. The center section of the present instrument is the original case. The two outer towers have been added along with the Principal, Krummhorn, and Mixture.

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

Database Manager on May 29, 2015:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by James R. Stettner, using information from this web site: http://www.brocku.ca/concordiaseminary/chapel.php. -- The organ is free-standing and encased at the front of the room with an attached, projecting keydesk.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from the console July 3, 2012
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chapel Exterior: Photograph by Rev. Dr.Thomas M. Winger. Taken on 2008-05-13

Organ Case: Photograph by Rev. Dr. Thomas M. Winger. Taken on 2015-06-10

Organ Case: Photograph by Rev. Dr. Thomas M. Winger. Taken on 2015-06-10

Keydesk: Photograph by Rev. Dr. Thomas M. Winger. Taken on 2015-06-10

Keydesk: Photograph by Rev. Dr. Thomas M. Winger. Taken on 2015-06-10

Stop Rocking Tablets: Photograph by Rev. Dr. Thomas M. Winger. Taken on 2007-06-18

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