Holy Cross Lutheran Collinsville IL Wicks 1946 & 1976; Buzard


Holy Cross Lutheran Church
Collinsville, IL
Completed
2007

A thorough renovation of Holy Cross Lutheran Church organ in Collinsville, IL

Holy Cross Lutheran Church,

Collinsville, Illinois

1.  The console was completely rebuilt, retaining the existing stoprail and combination action. All new stop tablets were supplied to reflect the modified specification. New manual keyboards, with plastic natural and sharp keytops, and a new pedalboard, with maple natural and plastic sharp keytops, and thumb pistons, were supplied, finished to match the console shell..  The existing console shell was cleaned and refinished.  A new, manually adjustable organ bench, finished to match the console shell, was provided. A new knee panel was constructed, installed, and finished to match the console shell.   All new wiring was installed within the console, connected to a new pinboard junction.  A new lighted music rack was installed.

2.  The existing Peterson multiplex relay was altered and new components supplied as necessary to reflect the modified specification.    All new cabling was installed from the console to the relay and from the relay to the windchests.

Stop List (changes/additions in boldface)


Great Organ
8’ Principal
8’ Holz Gedeckt
8’ Salicional (Sw)
4’ Prestant
4’ Koppel Floete
2’ Flach Floete
III Mixture
8’ Trumpet 61 new pipes, enclosed (in place of old Gt. 8’ O.D.)
16’ Swell to Great
8’ Swell to Great
4’ Swell to Great
4’ Great to Great
Chimes
Zymbelstern
Swell Organ
16’ Lieblich Gedeckt
8’ Violin Diapason
8’ Stopped Flute ext
8’ Salicional
8’ Vox Celeste t.c.
4’ Violina 61 new pipes (in place of Great Gamba)
4’ Harmonic Flute 61 new pipes (in place of Great Hohl Flute)
2’ Fifteenth 61 new pipes (in place of Great Dulciana)
8’ Oboe 61 new pipes (in place of Swell Trumpet)
16 Swell to Swell
Swell Unison
4’ Swell to Swell
Tremolo
16 Swell to Swell
Swell Unison
4’ Swell to Swell
Tremolo
Pedal Organ
16’ Principal
16’ Subbass
16’ Lieblich Gedeckt (Sw)
8’ Octave Bass (ext. 16’)
8’ Gedeckt (Sw)
4’ Choral Bass
16’ Fagott 12 new pipes, ext. of Great Tpt
8’ Trumpet (Gt)
8’ Great to Pedal
4’ Great to Pedal
8’ Swell to Pedal
4’ Swell to Pedal

3.  All existing pipework was cleaned, stoppers repacked as necessary, slide tuners checked for proper fit, and any necessary repairs performed.  Existing pipework was regulated to its best advantage, so that all ranks blend with each other as well as possible.  New pipework (as listed in the specification below) was custom scaled, built and voiced to harmonize with and enhance the existing pipework.

4.  All reservoirs were releathered. All windchest and wind trunk gaskets were renewed.  The Swell Tremolo was refurbished.

5.  The existing windchests was modified as necessary for the changes in specification.  New, European-style racking was constructed and installed for the new 8’ Oboe and new 16’ Fagott/8’ Trumpet.

6.  New shutter frames and shutters were constructed and installed in the former Great chamber opening.  New electric action expression engines were installed for these new shutters, and for the existing Swell shutters as well.

7. All pipework was finish voiced and tuned on site.

Revised Specification/Stoplist

(changes/additions in boldface)

 

PEDAL ORGAN

16’ Principal

16’ Subbass

16’ Lieblich Gedeckt(Sw)

8’ Octave Bass          (ext. 16’)

8’ Gedeckt                (Sw)

4’ Choral Bass

16’ Fagott                   12 new pipes, extension of Great Tpt

8’ Trumpet               (Gt>)

8’ Great to Pedal

4’ Great to Pedal

8’ Swell to Pedal

4’ Swell to Pedal

 

SWELL ORGAN

16’ Lieblich Gedeckt

8’ Violin Diapason

8’ Stopped Flute                   ext

8’ Salicional

8’ Vox Celeste t.c.

4’ Violina                  61 new pipes (in place of Great Gamba)

4’ Harmonic Flute   61 new pipes (in place of Great Hohl Flute)

2’ Fifteenth              61 new pipes (in place of Great Dulciana)

8’ Oboe                     61 new pipes (in place of Swell Trumpet)

16 Swell to Swell

Swell Unison

4’ Swell to Swell

Tremolo

 

GREAT ORGAN

8’ Principal

8’ Holz Gedeckt

8’ Salicional (Sw)

4’ Prestant

4’ Koppel Floete

2’ Flach Floete

III Mixture

8’ Trumpet                 61 new pipes, enclosed (in place of old Gt. 8’ O.D.)

16’ Swell to Great

8’ Swell to Great

4’ Swell to Great

4’ Great to Great

Chimes

Zymbelstern

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