The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Benedict Convent
104 Chapel Lane
St. Joseph, Minnesota 56374

Sacred Heart Chapel

OHS Database ID 39774.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 19, 2014.


Technical Details

Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 27 stops. 33 ranks.

Traditional style console. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Richard C Greene. (Database Manager. March 6, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Richard C Greene. (Database Manager. October 25, 2013)
  • Updated through online information from Joel S. Kumro. (Database Manager. December 17, 2014)
  • Updated through online information from Joel S. Kumro. (Database Manager. December 19, 2014)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Organ Case. Photograph by Todd Arnhold 2016-12-05
Organ Case. Photograph by Brad Engelland 2017-08-08
Keydesk. Photograph by Brad Engelland 2017-08-08
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by Brad Engelland 2017-08-08

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Stoplist

When they are available, stoplists for organs are included in the Database. To make corrections in stoplists that you see here, please send details via e-mail to stoplists@organsociety.org rather than submitting a new stoplist through our online form.

  • Stoplist from Noack Organ Co.

  • St Joseph, Minnesota
    St Benedict's Convent, Sacred Heart Chapel
    
    Noack Organ Co (Opus 104, 1986)
    
    GREAT ORGAN
    16 Bourdon
    8 Principal
    8 Coppel
    8 Viol di Gamba
    4 Octave
    4 Recorder
    2-2/3 Twelfth
    2 Fifteenth
    1-3/5 Seventeenth
    1-1/3 Mixture IV
    8 Trumpet
    
    SWELL ORGAN
    8 Gedackt
    8 Traverse Flute
    4 Principal
    4 Chimney Flute
    2 Gemshorn, 
    1-1/3 Larigot
    II Sesquialtera
    2/3 Sharp III
    8 Cremona
    8 Hautbois
    
    PEDAL ORGAN
    16 Stopt Bass
    8 Open Bass
    8 Gedackt
    4 Choral Bass
    16 Trombone
    8 Trumpet
    
     [Received from Richard C Greene 2013-10-22.]
  • Stoplist from Noack Organ Co. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.