Pipe Organ Database

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Wicks

Originally Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 5751, 1980)

Location:

St. Jerome Catholic Church
511 South Main St
Troy, IL 62294 US
Organ ID: 67838

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from James Brobst on March 21, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 6 stops. 16 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
  • Built by Wicks Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on March 22, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Wicks Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 16
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.
Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021:

Updated via email by Rev. James P. Brobst, OMI. -- It was removed from the Novitiate chapel and sent directly to St Jerome’s in fall of 2020, up and running on Sept 30 in its new forever home.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.

Jim Stettner on March 22, 2021:

This organ was originally built for Immaculate Heart of Mary Novitiate in Godfrey, IL.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on March 22, 2021.
Stoplist copied from a related OHS Database entry: Open In New Tab Originally published March 23, 2021
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on March 23, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2014-05-16

Organ during installation in August, 2020: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-08-13

Exposed pipes in front (still image video capture): Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-12-24

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