Pipe Organ Database

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Werner Bosch (Opus 429, 1966)

Location:

St. Mark's Anglican Cathedral
1025 N.W. 21st Ave.
Portland, OR 97209 US
Organ ID: 6523

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 44 ranks. 2,184 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 30 stops. 30 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • 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
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 30
  • Registers: 30
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Freie Kombinationen, i.e., German style switches above stop controls.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • 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 May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 08, 2007:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- The main case is 7-sectional arranged: 5-13-8-5-8-13-5. The two side towers of 5 pipes each are notes 1-10 of the Pedal 16' Principal. The next two flats of 13 pipes each are 26 pipes of the HW 8' Principal (DD-d# 1). The next two flats of 8 pipes each are notes 1-16 of the BW 4' Spillpfeife. And the center tower of 5 pipes is notes 1 - 5 of the BW 8' Gedackt (metal). The Ruckpositiv has a 3-sectional facade containing 39 pipes arranged: 17-5-17. These are entirely from the RP 4' Principal.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1997

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Was St. Mark's Episcopal. Became Anglican 1992, cathedral in 1994. Tonal design by Glenn White & David Dahl. Installed by Olympic Organ Co. New trackers by Frans Bosman c. 1985.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the console July 16, 1990
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Ruckpositiv Organ Case: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1990-07-16

Pipe Facade (above console): Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1990-07-16

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