OHS Database ID 36478.
This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 6, 2008.
Wicks Direct Electric(©) chests.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 19 stops. 15 registers. 18 ranks. 1074 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is in gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room. 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 toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.
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|Organ chambers and console in rear gallery. Photograph by James R. Stettner 1996-10-11|
|Console. Photograph by James R. Stettner 1996-10-11|
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Billings, Montana Trinity Lutheran Church WICKS ORGAN CO., Opus 3283, 1952 - Original Specifications GREAT (Expressive) COUPLERS 8 Open Diapason 61 Swell to Pedal 8,4 8 Clarabella 61 Great to Pedal 8,4 8 Gemshorn 61 8 Dulciana 61 Swell to Great 16,8,4 4 Octave 61 4 Flute 12 II Mixture [12-15] 122 FINGER PISTONS Chimes (Maas; A22-e41) (20) General 1 - 4 Swell 0,1 - 3 Great to Great 16 Great 0,1 - 3 Great Unison Silent Pedal 0,1 - 3 Great to Great 4 0 SWELL (Expressive) TOE STUDS 16 Lieblich Gedeckt 12 Gr. to Ped. (rev) 8 Open Diapason 73 Sforzando (rev) 8 Stopped Flute 61 Comb. Setter 8 Quintadena (syn.) –- 8 Salicional 61 8 Voix Celeste (tc) 49 PEDAL MOVEMENTS 8 Aeoline 73 Swell Expression (bal.) 4 Flute Harmonic 61 Great Expression (bal.) 4 Salicet 12 Crescendo (bal.) 2 2/3 Nazard (S.F.) 19 2 Harmonic Piccolo 12 III Mixture [15-19-22] 183 ACTION: Direct-Electric ™ 8 Trumpet 73 8 Oboe 73 VOICES: 15 STOPS: 29; inc. chimes Tremolo Chimes (Gt) –- RANKS: 18 PIPES: 1,074 Swell to Swell 16 Swell Unison Silent NOTES Swell to Swell 4 The organ is installed in the rear gallery in two side-by-side chambers. The Great is on the left, and the PEDAL (Expressive) Swell is on the right. The console is 16 Open Diapason (Gt) 12 on the left with the organist faces 16 Bourdon (in Gt) 32 across the gallery – the congregation 16 Lieblich Gedeckt (Sw) –- to their right. The organ was rebuilt 8 Cello (Gt) –- and enlarged by Wicks in 2000. 8 Bass Flute (in Gt) 12 8 Flauto Dolce (Sw) –- Sources: Wicks opus list; JRS; extant organ Trinity Lutheran Church 527 Grand Ave. Billings, MT. 5910 (406) 245-3984 Documented: October 11, 1996