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Kilgen Organ Co. (Opus 7284, 1945ca.)

Location:

Salem Lutheran Church
224 Mechanics St.
Chandlerville, IL 62627 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 66302

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition needs attention, but in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on September 26, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP unit
  • 4 ranks. 295 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 4 stops. 25 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Built by Kilgen Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on September 26, 2020.
Main:
  • Built by Kilgen Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 4
  • Registers: 25
  • 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: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on September 26, 2020.
Jim Stettner on September 26, 2020:

Identified through online information from Rev. Brian Lesemann, Pastor. -- This is a stock model Harmonic Ensemble instrument.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on September 26, 2020.
Stoplist copied from console photos: Open In New Tab Originally published September 25, 2020
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on September 26, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Builder's nameplate: Photograph by Rev. Brian Lesemann, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-09-22

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