Pipe Organ Database

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S.D.G. Pipe Organs (2012)

Location:

St. Matthew Lutheran Church
839 W. Market Street
York, PA 17401 US
Organ ID: 56983

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • 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 with electro-pneumatic (EP) pallets (Blackinton-type)
  • 47 ranks. 3 manuals. 35 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with electro-pneumatic (EP) pallets (Blackinton-type) chests
  • Position: In side 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: 3
  • Stops: 35
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 25, 2015:

Dedication recital on March 2, 2014 by Olivier Latry, titular organist of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Paris.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Specification from Harold Ulmer, S.D.G. Pipe Organs
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: (2013) Photograph by Harold Ulmer.

Grande Orgue Pipework: (2013) Photograph by Harold Ulmer.

Positiv and Recit (shades closed): (2013) Photograph by Harold Ulmer.

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Sanctuary interior from floor: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Sanctuary interior to rear: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Chancel and chamber openings: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Chancel, console and chamber grillework: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Left Stopjamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Right Stopjamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Church exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

Builder name plate: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-18

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