Pipe Organ Database

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Wm. Johnson & Son (Opus 778, 1892)

Exhibited in the 1994 OHS convention(s)

Location:

Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church
13 Wolcott Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 US
Organ ID: 7202

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on February 02, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 36 ranks. 2,072 pipes. 3 manuals. 32 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on January 30, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection with pneumatic assists (i.e., Barker levers, etc.).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on January 30, 2020.
Database Manager on March 04, 2018:

Updated by Damian M. Schloming, who has heard or played the organ.
I just know the Swell has a Dolcissimo. When I first submitted the stoplist, I included that stop. When I first saw it put up online, the stoplist was accurate. Now, it appears that the Dolcissimo has been taken out.

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 1994

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Barker machine. Restored R. Hamar 1974-1982. Historic Organs Recital 18 Jun 1989.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from Andover Organ Co. Records
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Paul R. Marchesano on February 02, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Organ in rear gallery: Photograph from an archival source: 1994 OHS Handbook, William T. Van Pelt, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 1994

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