Pipe Organ Database

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Schlicker Organ Co. (ca. 1953)

Location:

St. Mark Lutheran Church
902 E. State St.
Fremont, OH 43420 US
Organ ID: 64528

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on October 30, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 21 ranks. 1095 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 15 stops. 15 registers.
All:
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on October 30, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 15
  • Registers: 15
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on October 30, 2019.
Database Manager on October 29, 2019:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ.
Identified by James R. Stettner, citing information from this publication: Builder's ad in The Diapason, December 1, 1953, No. 1, Whole No. 529, pg. 13.
The organ is installed in the rear gallery with the divisions divided on either side of a central window. The console is centered facing the organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 30, 2019.
Stoplist from <i>The Diapason</i>, December 1, 1953, No. 1, Whole No. 529, pg. 13.: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from James R. Stettner
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on October 30, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Organ in rear gallery: 'Builder's Ad' in <i>The Diapason</i>, December 1, 1953, No. 1, Whole No. 529, pg. 13.