Knight Residence - 3/18 Morton - hybrid
Organ installation timeframe:      - 2012
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Kurtis Knight was a long time organist at the Organ Grinder in Portland and Uncle Milts in Vancouver. Kurtis assembled a nice theatre organ in his home which he referred to as the "Mongrel Morton." The instrument included many rare and interesting sets of pipes, percussions, and traps.
Photos courtesy Steven Durham 2001
Kurtis passed away on Saturday November 17, 2018 in Portland from esophageal cancer. In the years just prior to his death, Kurtis sold off most of the parts from the pipe organ to help pay medical bills, but he retained an electronic organ and synthesizer which he played up until his passing.
Console of the Knight residence organ, August 2001.
Rank list (one chamber):
Tibia Clausa I - Kimball
Tibia Clausa II - Gottfried
Concert Flute - Wicks
Diapason - Wicks
Vox Humana I
Vox Humana II - Kimball
Vox Humana III
Clarinet - Kimball
Tuba Horn - Kimball
Brass Trumpet - Johnson Organ Co.
English Post Horn - Gottfried (?)
Traps (too many to count)