Pipe Organ Database

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Andrew Symanski (2015)

Originally W. W. Kimball Co. (1914)

Location:

Mundelein Seminary
3d & C Streets, NW
Mundelein, IL US
Organ ID: 59762

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Status and Condition:

  • 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: Ventil
  • 8 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 8 stops. 14 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Ventil chests
  • Position: In a floor-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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 8
  • Registers: 14
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 06, 2017:

This entry describes an unaltered relocated organ, identified by Andrew Symanski, who installed the organ here.
The installation was completed in May, 2015.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist copied from the console: Open In New Tab Originally published Original document from Andrew Szymanski. Originally published 2017-01-08
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from James R. Stettner on April 22, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Andrew Szymanski. Taken on 2016-03-01

Organ Case: Photograph by Andrew Szymanski. Taken on 2016-03-01

Chassis of organ being assembled: Photograph by Andrew Szymanski (2016).

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