OHS Database ID 25899.
This organ is no longer whole; parts were dispersed, and some may have been re-used in a different installation.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 2, 2013.
Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 30 stops. 22 registers. 24 ranks. 1408 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.
Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.
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|Console. Photograph by Barger & Nix Organs; image courtesy of Bill Barger 1973-03-21|
|Sanctuary Interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1991-11-11|
|Right Stopjamb. Photo Courtesy of Barger & Nix 1973-03-21|
|Left Stopjamb. Photo Courtesy of Barger & Nix 1973-03-21|
|Temple front. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2020-02-15|
|Temple side. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2020-02-15|
Pipe organs in Tennessee sponsored by Milnar Organ Co.
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Chattanooga, Tennessee Julius and Bertha Ochs Memorial Temple (Mizpah Congregation) Möller Op. 5029 1928 2/24 _____________________________________________________________________ Designed by Edwin Lemare, who was organist at the temple while serving as Chattanooga Municipal Organist GREAT (unenclosed on 6" wind) 8' Grand Diapason 73 bearded and lowest octave wood 4' Principal 73 GREAT (enclosed on 5" wind) 8' Dulciana 73 soft Diapason quality 8' Vox Angelica 49 undulate on flat side, tc 8' Concert Flute 73 small scale open wood Melodia-type with thin walls, open tone - not harmonique 8' Unda Maris 49 undulate on flat side, tc 4' Flute Harmonic 73 open metal lower octave 8' Clarinet -- prepared for Tremolo 8' Tuba Sonora 73 10" wind, heavy metal, round tone Sub Unison Off Super Cathedral Chimes 25 "Liberty" graduated, two octaves SWELL (5" wind) 16' Lieblich Gedeckt 73 small scale wood, thin Chimney Flute quality 8' Open Diapason 73 wide mouth, same character as GT Grand Diapason 8' Chimney Flute 73 small scale, metal, chimneys to tenor C 8' Viole d'Orchestre 73 very stringy tone 8' Voix Celeste 49 very stringy, tuned on flat side, tc 8' Muted Violin 73 tapered, special scale, soft 4' Principal 73 4' Orchestral Flute 73 small scale, open wood, soft III Mixture 219 large scale metal, corroborating 8' Posaune 73 10" wind 8' Oboe -- prepared for 8' Vox Humana 61 reeds to top G 4' Clarion 73 10" wind Tremolo Sub Unison Off Super Chimes GT PEDAL 32' Contra Bourdon 5 same scale as the special Tibia Clausa at the factory; heavy metal; below GGGG, resultant is from 16' Bourdon a fourth below; on 10" wind 16' Open Diapason 32 wood, extra large scale, heavy walls, not bearded; 6" wind 16' Bourdon 32 16' Lieblich Gedeckt SW 8' Octave Diapason 12 8' Flute 12 8' Dolce Flute SW 16' Trombone 12 GT [Received online from Jeff Scofield December 29, 2011]