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Myers Park Baptist Church
1900 Queens Road
Charlotte, North Carolina 28207

OHS Database ID 34678.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 37 stops. 41 registers. 46 ranks. 2798 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    Dedication recital played by Alexander McCurdy on March 28, 1952; extant; some changes by Gayle Monette in 1963-64; tonal changes by M. P. Möller in the 1970s; extant. (Database Manager. May 19, 2008)

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Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16
Sanctuary interior from balcony. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16
Console to left. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16
Console to right. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16

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  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives
    Charlotte, North Carolina
    Myers Park Baptist Church
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1109   1946    3 manuals, 37 stops, 46 ranks
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                GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
            16' Quintaten            61             16' Gedeckt              68
             8' Principal            61              8' Geigen Principal     68
             8' Bourdon              61              8' Stopped Diapason     68
             4' Principal            61              8' Viole de Gambe       68
             4' Spitzflote           61              8' Viole Celeste        68
             2' Super Octave         61              8' Flute Celeste II    134
            IV  Fourniture          244              4' Octave Geigen        68
           III  Scharff             183              4' Flute Triangulaire   68
             8' Trumpet              61              2' Fifteenth            61
                                                   III  Plein Jeu           183
                                                    16' Contre Hautbois      68
                CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Trompette            68
             8' Viola                68              4' Clairon              68
             8' Cor de Nuit          68                 Tremulant
             8' Dulciana             68
             8' Unda Maris (TC)      56                 PEDAL ORGAN
             4' Koppelflote          68
         2 2/3' Nazard               61             32' Bourdon              12
             2' Blockflote           61             16' Contre Basse         32
         1 3/5' Tierce               61             16' Bourdon              32
             8' Cromorne             68             16' Quintaten            GT
                Tremulant                           16' Lieblich Gedeckt     SW
             8' Trumpet              GT              8' Spitzprincipal       32
                                                     8' Still Gedeckt        SW
                                                     4' Choralbass           32
                                                   III  Fourniture           96
                                                    16' Bombarde             32
                                                     8' Trompette            12
                                                        Chimes               GT 
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-09-23]
    
    
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