OHS Database ID 34414.
This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 25, 2008.
Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 16 stops. 28 registers. 20 ranks. 1298 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.
Tilting/rocking tablets 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. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons.
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Spokane, WA Central Lutheran Church AEOLIAN-SKINNER ORGAN CO., Opus 1459, 1966 Balcom and Vaughan Pipe Organs, Inc., SC 292, 1971 - Tonal Revisions & Additions GREAT COUPLERS 8 Principal 61 Swell to Pedal 8 8 Gross Pommer 61 Great to Pedal 8 8 Rohr Flöte (Sw) -- 4 Spitz Prestant 61 Swell to Great 16,8,4 2 Nachthorn 61 II Sesquialtera [12-17] 122 IV Scharf 19-22-26-29] 244 FINGER PISTONS 8 Trompete 61 General 1 – 4 Tremulant Swell 1 – 4 blank Great 1 – 4 Gr. to Ped. (rev) Great to Great 4' Pedal 1 – 4 Full Organ (rev) Cancel SWELL (Expressive) 8 Viole Conique 68 8 Viole Celeste (FF) 61 TOE STUDS 8 Rohr Flöte 68 General 1 – 4 4 Koppel Flöte 68 Pedal 1 – 4 2 Principal 61 1-1/3 Rohr Nasat 61 16 Krummhorn 68 PEDAL MOVEMENTS 8 Hautbois 68 Swell Expression (bal.) 4 Krummhorn 24 Crescendo (bal.) Tremulant Swell to Swell 16' Swell Unison Off Swell to Swell 4' PEDAL 16 Spitz Prinzipal 32 16 Pommer Bass (Gr) 12 8 Spitzbass 12 ACTION: E-P primary & unit 8 Pommer (Gr) -- 8 Rohr Flöte (Sw) -- VOICES: 16 4 Spitz Oktave 12 4 Flöte (Gr) -- STOPS: 28 16 Kontra Trompete (Gr) 12 16 Krummhorn (Sw) -- RANKS: 20 8 Krummhorn (Sw) -- 4 Krummhorn (Sw) -- PIPES: 1,298 blank NOTES The organ was originally placed entirely on the right side of the chancel. The exposed Great is cantilevered over the choir seats. The Swell is located directly behind the Great, and the Pedal is divided on either side of the swellbox. The console was a used, refurbished Frazee console provided by Aeolian-Skinner. It was placed on the left side of the chancel with the organist facing the pipes/chamber across the chancel - the congregation to the right. The original dedication recital was played by David P. Dahl. The tonal changes were as follows: In the Great, the 1-1/3' Rohr Nasat was replaced by the Swell II Sesquialtera. In the Swell, the original 4' Gemshorn was replaced with a new 4' Koppel Flöte, and the original 8' Flauto Dolce was replaced with a new 8' Rohr Flöte. The Great 1-1/3' Rohr Nasat replaced the II Sesquialtera, and the 2' Principal was added on a new chest. The Pedal remained unaltered as did the couplers, finger pistons, toe studs, and pedal movements. The re-dedication concert was played by William F. Clausen, Jr. Sources: E.M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner opus list; Balcom and Vaughan files; JRS; extant, organ. Central Lutheran Church 309 W. 5th Spokane, WA. 99204 Documented: December 10, 1991