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Flentrop Orgelbouw (1978)

Location:

Schloming Residence
Cambridge , MA 02139 US
Organ ID: 69954

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Private Residences
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from John Roper on January 03, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 6 ranks. 324 pipes. 2 divisions. 2 manuals. 6 stops. 9 registers.
Manual 1:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by Flentrop Orgelbouw
We received the most recent update for this division from John Roper on January 03, 2022.

Manual 2:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
  • Built by Flentrop Orgelbouw
We received the most recent update for this division from John Roper on January 03, 2022.
Connected:
  • Built by Flentrop Orgelbouw
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 9
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 54
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Sliding stop controls/levers.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from John Roper on January 03, 2022.
John Roper on January 03, 2022:

Originally built for Jacques van Oortmerssen. Shipped to Cambridge December 2021. Set up on site 01/03/22.

We received the most recent update for this note from John Roper on January 04, 2022.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from John Roper on January 03, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Organ in room: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2022-01-03

Manuals and builder’s nameplate: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2022-01-03

Left side stops: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2022-01-03

Right side stops: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2022-01-03

Manual 2 pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2022-01-03

Manual 1 pipework behind manual 1 trackers: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2022-01-03

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