The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Wilshire Presbyterian Church
300 S. Western Ave.
Los Angeles, California 90020

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 13838.

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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 January 8, 2005.
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Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 37 stops. 46 registers. 47 ranks. 2700 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 31, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm. (James Cook. January 8, 2005)
  • The old large sanctuary burned to the ground in 1977, taking the 1923 3/32 Aeolian Op. 1525 with it; the new sanctuary is contemporary in style and only seats around 150. (Jeff Scofield. July 25, 2014)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2001-01-12

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist provided by Doug Hezlep
           Los Angeles, California
           Wilshire Presbyterian Church
    
           Austin   Op. 2631   1980   3/47
           _______________________________________________
    
           GREAT                         CHOIR
    
        8' Principal      61          8' Holzgedeckt    61
        8' Bourdon        61          8' Flauto Dolce   61
        4' Octave         61          8' Flute Celeste  49 tc
        4' Nachthorn      61          4' Prestant       61
        2' Super Octave   61          4' Spitzflöte     61
       II  Sesquialtera  122          2' Principal      61
       IV  Fourniture    244      1 1/3' Quint          61
        8' Trompete       61          1' Sifflöte       61
           Sub                      III  Scharf        183
           Unison Off                 8' Cromorne       61
           Super                      8' Cor Anglais    61
                                         Tremulant
           SWELL                         Sub
                                         Unison Off
        8' Rohrflöte      61             Super
        8' Viole de Gambe 61
        8' Voix Celeste   49 tc          PEDAL
        4' Principal      61
        4' Koppelflöte    61         32' Resultant      --
    2 2/3' Nasard         61         16' Principal      12 GT
        2' Blockflöte     61         16' Soubasse       32
    1 3/5' Tierce         61         16' Rohrgedeckt    12 SW
      III  Plein Jeu     183         16' Flauto Dolce   12 CH
       16' Basson         61          8' Octave         32
        8' Trompette      61          8' Bourdon        12
        8' Voix Humaine   61          8' Rohrflöte      SW
        4' Clairon        61          4' Choralbass     32
           Tremulant                III  Mixture        96
           Sub                       16' Posaune        32
           Unison Off                16' Basson         SW
           Super                      8' Trompete       12
                                      4' Cromorne       CH
    
          [Received from Jeff Scofield July 25, 2014]
  • Click Here Stoplist provided by Doug Hezlep Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.