Koehnken & Co., 1866

OHS Database ID 2813.


Isaac M. Wise Temple / Plum Street Temple
8th and Plum Streets
Cincinnati Ohio 45202

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The organ has been restored to a previous state.

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We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2007-07-24.

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Three manuals. 38 stops. 46 ranks.

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Notes:

Bibliography.

  • Warren, Wayne. "Organ Update," The Tracker (Vol. 48, No. 4: pp. 43-46). [Koehn]
  • Staff. "News and Information," Where the Tracker Action Is (Vol. 33, No. 9 (April 2004)). [Stoplist.]
  • Hall, Jonathan B.. "Organ Restoration Symposium for the 1866 Koehnken Organ at Plum Street Temple, Cincinnati, Ohio," The American Organist (Vol. 41, No. 6 [June, 2007], pp. 86-87). [Photograph, stoplist, review of symposium]

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  • Specification from Cincinnati AGO web site and The American Organist (June 2007)
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    Isaac M. Wise Temple / Plum Street Temple
    
    Koehnken & Co.   1866                            3 manuals, 38 stops, 46 ranks
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            GREAT ORGAN                              SWELL ORGAN
        16' Principal         54                 16' Bourdon           54
         8' Principal         54                  8' Principal         54
         8' Melodia           38 a                8' Gedackt           54
         8' Gedackt           54                  8' Violine           54
         8' Flauto            54                  8' Salicional        42 d
         8' Viola di Gamba    42 b                4' Octav             54
     5 1/3' Quinte            54                  4' Rohrfloete        54
         4' Oktav             54                  2' Piccalo [sic]     54
         4' Nachthorn         54              5 1/3' Cornet III       126 from c13
     2 2/3' Quinte            54                  8' Clarionet         54
         2' Waldfloete        54                     Tremulant
     5 1/3' Cornet V         145 from c#27
     1 3/5' Sesquialtera III 162                     PEDAL ORGAN
         8' Trumpete [sic]    54                 16' Subbass           25
                                                 16' Bourdon           25
            CHOIR ORGAN                           8' Violoncello       25
        16' Hohlfloete        54                  4' Octav             25
         8' Principal         54                 16' Posaune           25
         8' Fugara            42 c                8' Trumpete [sic]    25
         8' Gedackt           54                  4' Bassethorn [sic]  25
         4' Oktav             54
         4' Flauto            54                     MECHANICALS
         8' Oboe              54                     Swell to Great
                                                     Choir to Great
         a  1-16 from Gedackt                        Great to Pedal
         b  1-12 from Flauto
         c  1-12 from Principal                      Swell Pedal (hitch-down)
         d  1-12 from Violine
    
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-10-13]