The organ had been allowed to deteriorate for years and years
The remains of the old chest work
The facade was painted in many layers of ugly paint
All the pipes got a thorough washing. Before…
Lots of wood pipes to repair as well
Tyler, Rob, and Mark prepare to glue a new slider chest in the vacuum press
David regulating a principal in the voicing room
A new, proper swell box. The previous one had been improvised out of beaverboard.
Bob carving panels for the console.
The new white oak console
The facade framework in the erecting room, with the new Swell box behind it
One of these pipes is not like the other
Console carving detail
Toe stud wiring from behind
The pipes are ready to go!
Everything voicer Brandon Woods touches turns to gold
Lots of gold leaf
David plays for donors Carl and Bill Cook at the shop open house
The finished console