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Orgues Létourneau Ltée (Opus 42, 1995)

Location:

First Christian Church
16 E. Platte Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903 US
Organ ID: 8772

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Disciples of Christ / Christian Church
  • 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
  • 51 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 37 stops. 38 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 37
  • Registers: 38
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 26, 2008:

Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ is in regular use for services and concerts (July 2008).

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 1997

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
from AIO 2000 Convention Booklet: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Back side of keydesk: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2009-12-28

Great Pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2009-12-28

Swell pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2009-12-28

16' Pedal pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2009-12-28

Pedal reeds: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2009-12-28

Pipework: Pedal 16' Posaune boots: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2009-12-28

Church interior to front: Photograph by Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-12-28

Church interior to rear: Photograph by Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-12-28

Chancel and organ case: Photograph by Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-12-28

Central organ case: Photograph by Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-12-28

Keydesk from left: Photograph by Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-12-28

Keydesk to right: Photograph by Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-12-28

Manuals: Photograph by Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-12-28

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