Advent Lutheran Church - Melbourne, Florida


New 3-manual, 36-rank A E Schlueter pipe organ installed at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida

Photo of A.E. Schlueter pipe organ at Advent Lutheran Church
during first use of the new organ for first weekly
Advent noon concert.


The new Schlueter pipe organ at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida, was dedicated on January 20, 2013, with a concert featuring organist Peter B. Beardsley. In a building that seats several hundred, there were in excess of 1400 people in attendance.

This organ installation has received much attention with several articles published about it. See article and video from FloridaToday.com.



Three Manuals, Thirty-six Ranks

SPECIFICATION:

Great (Unenclosed)
16' Sub Principal
8' Principal
8' Bourdon
4' Octave
4' Nachthorn
2' Super Octave
II Cornet TC
IV Mixture 1 1/3'
16' Oboe TC
8' Trompette
8' Festival Trumpet (POS)
Zimbelstern (9 Bells)
Chimes (prepared for)
 

Positiv (Enclosed)
8' Geigen Principal
8' Holzgedeckt
8' Erzahler
4' Prinzipal
4' Spitz Flote
2 2/3' Nasat TC
2' Oktav
1 3/5' Terz TC
1 1/3' Quint
II Glockenspiel
8' Krummhorn
16' Festival Trumpet TC (SW)
8' Festival Trumpet (enclosed with SW)
Tremolo

Swell (Enclosed)
16' Gedeckt
8' Rohr Gedeckt
8' Gamba
8' Voix Celeste TC
4' Principal
4' Koppel Flote
2 2/3' Nazard TC
2' Flageolet
1 3/5' Tierce TC
IV Plein Jeu
16' Oboe TC
8' Trompette
8' Oboe
Tremolo

Pedal
32' Harmonics
32' Acoustic Bass
16' Sub Principal
16' Subbass
16' Gedeckt
8' Octave
8' Subbass
8' Gedeckt
4' Choral Bass
4' Rohr Gedeckt
III Mixture
16' Posaune
8' Trompette
4' Oboe

Coupler Rail
Great to Pedal 8', 4'
Swell to Pedal 8', 4'
Positiv to Pedal 8', 4'

Swell to Great 16', 8', 4'
Positiv to Great 16', 8', 4'

Swell to Positiv 16', 8', 4'

Swell to Swell 16'
Swell Unison Off
Swell to Swell 4'

Positiv to Positiv 16'
Positiv Unison Off

Midi on Great
Midi on Swell
Midi on Positiv
Midi on Pedal

Combination System
500 Levels of Memory
1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 General Pistons (Thumb)
6,7,8,9,10 General Pistons (Toe)
1,2,3,4,5 Great Divisional Pistons (Thumb)
1,2,3,4,5 Swell Divisional Pistons (Thumb)
1,2,3,4,5 Positiv Divisional Pistons (Thumb)
1,2,3,4 Pedal Divisional Pistons (Toe)
Great to Pedal (Toe)
Swell to Pedal (Toe)
Positiv to Pedal (Toe)
Programmable Sforzando (Thumb and Toe)
Set Piston (Thumb)
General Cancel (Thumb)
Manual Transfer
 
 
 
 
 
 
 




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Image of cover of the April 2013 issue of The Diapason featuring the 3-manual, 36-rank A E Schlueter pipe organ designed for Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida

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of the April 2013 issue of The Diapason featuring the Schlueter pipe organ installed at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida.

Artist rendering of 3-manual, 36-rank A E Schlueter pipe organ designed for Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida

Artist rendering of new organ facade.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida

Previous front of sanctuary.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

Installation begins.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

Scaffolding in place to erect framing.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

Interior framing in place.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

Main windchests in place.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

Expression shades installed, facade casework going up.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

Facade casework being installed.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

Facade pipework being installed.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

More facade pipework being installed.

Photo of front of sanctuary at Advent Lutheran Church in Melbourne, Florida as installation of new pipe organ begins

Facade pipework installed. Multi-hued LED lights in sanctuary set to pink on facade.