Pipe Organ Database

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E.F. Walcker & Cie. (Opus 5170, 1970)

Location:

Zion Lutheran Church
Laramie, WY US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 6732

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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 is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 9 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 7 stops. 7 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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 7
  • Registers: 7
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical 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 flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 08, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ is installed on the central axis in the rear gallery. Both manual divisions are expressive in a shared enclosure. The expression louvers are plexiglass. The Man. I 4- Prinzipal is visible immediately behind the louvers. The Man. II 8- Gemshorn has capped metal basses. The Pedal 16- Subbass begins as stoppered, open copper pipes before becoming capped spotted metal.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on April 02, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Bryan Dunnewald. -- Plexiglass Swell Shades.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Pape lists this as 1-4 registers.

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

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary interior; rear gallery perspective: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Rear gallery with organ: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Organ in rear gallery: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Plexiglass shutters with visible pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Keydesk: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Keydesk: left stopjamb: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Keydesk: right stopjamb: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Manual pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Pedal pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

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