Pipe Organ Database

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Schlicker Organ Co. (1963)

Location:

Whittier College
13406 Philadelphia Street
Whittier, CA 90608 US
Memorial Chapel
Organ ID: 59979

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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 June 07, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 38 ranks. 3 manuals. 26 stops. 33 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on June 07, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 26
  • Registers: 33
  • 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: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on June 07, 2018.
Database Manager on April 19, 2017:

Cost $50,000. Opening recital by Robert Prichard, college organist, on Monday, March 9, 1964.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
from Sean Coburn O'Neal: Open In New Tab Typed Specification
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.
Schlicker Organs: Open In New Tab Stoplist and photograph
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Instrument Images:

Façade & Stage: Photograph by Sean Coburn O'Neal. Taken on 2018-06-07

Stops & Keyboards: Photograph by Sean Coburn O'Neal. Taken on 2018-06-07

Pedal Movements: Photograph by Sean Coburn O'Neal. Taken on 2018-06-07

Swell & Pedal Stops: Photograph by Sean Coburn O'Neal. Taken on 2018-06-07

Positiv & Great Stops: Photograph by Sean Coburn O'Neal. Taken on 2018-06-07

Console: Photograph by Sean Coburn O'Neal. Taken on 2018-06-07

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