Pipe Organ Database

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Werner Bosch (1985)

Location:

Myeongdong R.C. Cathedral
74 Myeongdong-gil, Jung-gu
Seoul, 11 KR
Organ ID: 58665

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • 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
  • 3 manuals.
All:
  • 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
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 29, 2016:

Updated through online information from T. Bradford Willis, DDS.
Myeongdong Cathedral was designed by Father Eugene J. G. Coste (1842-1896) and it was formerly known as Jonghyeon Church.

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

Database Manager on June 27, 2016:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by T. Bradford Willis, DDS, using information found in a Worship bulletin at Myeongdong Cathedral.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Myongdong Cathedral: Open In New Tab History of the Cathedral; typescript of a page from a Cathedral brochure
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Rear Gallery with Organ Case: Photograph by Dr. Ben F. Warner III. Taken on 2016-06-25

Facade as seen from the Nave: Photograph by Dr. Ben F. Warner III. Taken on 2016-06-25

Chancel: Photograph by Dr. Ben F. Warner III. Taken on 2016-06-25

Cathedral Exterior: Photograph by Dr. Ben F. Warner III. Taken on 2016-06-25

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