The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
617 N. Elm St.
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401


OHS Database ID 11426.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 17, 2004.
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Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 36 stops. 41 registers. 36 ranks. 2431 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


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Church Exterior. Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1930s)

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  • Stoplist copied from The Diapason June 1929
        Greensboro, North Carolina
        First Presbyterian Church
        Austin   Op. 1638   1929   4/36
        GREAT                       CHOIR
    16' Bourdon          61      8' Violin Diapason  73
     8' 1st Diapason     61      8' Hohlflöte        73
     8' 2nd Diapason     61      8' Dulciana         73
     8' Grossflöte       61      8' Unda Maris       61
     8' Violoncello      61      4' Flute d'Amour    73
     8' Gemshorn         61      2' Piccolo Harmonic 61
     4' Octave           61      8' Clarinet         73
     4' Harmonic Flute   61         Tremulant
     8' Harmonic Tuba    61         Sub
        Sub                         Unison Off
        Unison Off                  Super
        Super                       Harp             61
        Chimes           25
        SWELL                    8' Stentorphone     73
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt 73      8' Wald Horn        73
     8' Open Diapason    73      8' French Horn      73
     8' Rohrflöte        73
     8' Viol d'Orchestre 73         ECHO
     8' Viol Celeste     61      8' Muted Viol       73
     8' Echo Salicional  73      8' Vox Angelica     61
     4' Flauto Traverso  73      8' Flauto Dolce     73
     2' Flageolet        61      4' Fernflöte        73
     8' Cornopean        73      8' Vox Humana       61
     8' Oboe Horn        73         Tremulant
     8' Vox Humana       61
        Tremulant                   PEDAL
        Sub                     32' Resultant        --
        Unison Off              16' Open Diapason    32
        Super                   16' Bourdon          GT
                                16' Violone          12 GT
                                16' Lieblich Gedeckt SW
                                 8' Grossflöte       12
                                16' Tuba Profunda    12 GT
       [Received from Jeff Scofield July 19, 2014]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from The Diapason June 1929 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.