The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Converse College
Spartanburg, South Carolina

Auditorium

OHS Database ID 40349.


Status and Condition

This organ is no longer whole; parts were dispersed, and some may have been re-used in a different installation.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition Unknown.


Technical Details

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 40 stops. 40 registers. 44 ranks. 2498 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

Notes

  • Identified through information in List of More than 5200 Moller Pipe Organs (Hagerstown, Maryland. M. P. Möller, 1928). (Database Manager. March 28, 2009)
  • This is believed to be a rebuild of ca.1893 Moller Op. 130. (Jeff Scofield. Unknown)

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Photographs

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Organ case and stage. Vintage postcard, courtesy of William Dunklin (ca. 1910)

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory ledger contract

  •        Spartanburg, South Carolina
           Converse College
    
           Möller   Op. 554   1904   3/44
           _______________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                              SWELL
       16' Dbl Open Diapason  61          16' Bourdon           61
        8' Open Diapason      61           8' Open Diapason     61
        8' Gamba              61 *         8' Violin Diapason   61
        8' Doppel Floete      61 *         8' Stopped Diapason  61
        8' Melodia            61           8' Salicional        61
        8' Dulciana           61           8' Vox Celeste       61 *
        4' Principal          61           8' Aeolina           61
        4' Flute Harmonique   61           4' Violina           61 *
    2 2/3' Twelfth            61           4' Flute Harmonique  61 *
        2' Fifteen            61           2' Flageolet         61
      III  Mixture           183         III  Dolce Cornet     183
        8' Trumpet            61 *         8' Cornopean         61
           Great by Octaves                8' Oboe d'Amour      61
                                              Tremolo
           CHOIR                              Swell by Octaves
        8' Open Diapason      61 *
        8' Gemshorn Harmonic  61              PEDAL
        8' Dolcissimo         61 *        16' Dbl Open Diapason 30
        8' Claribel           61 *        16' Bourdon           30
        4' Flute d'Amour      61          16' Lieblich Gedackt  30
        4' Salicet            61 *    10 2/3' Quint             30 *
        2' Piccolo Harmonique 61 *         8' Flute             30 *
        8' Clarinet           61           8' Violoncello       30
        8' Vox Humana         61              Pedal by Octaves
           Tremolo                            Pedal Check
    
        *  new pipework
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield September 6, 2013]
  • Stoplist copied from the factory ledger contract Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.