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St. Luke's United Methodist Church
480 S. Highland St.
Memphis, Tennessee 38111


OHS Database ID 46556.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 17, 2010.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 35 stops. 41 registers. 41 ranks. 2445 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers at the center front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. 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 thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Identified by Rae Bolton from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. (Database Manager. March 8, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. May 17, 2010)

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Chancel and Chamber Grillework. Photograph courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives 1953-07-11
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2012-07-23
Sanctuary interior angle. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2012-07-23
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2012-07-23
Church Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2012-07-23

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Memphis, Tennessee
           St. Luke's Methodist Church
           Casavant   Op. 2196   1953   3/41
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           GREAT                           CHOIR
       16' Bourdon           68         8' Viola           68
        8' Open Diapason     68         8' Melodia         68
        8' Hohl Flute        68         8' Dulciana        68
        8' Gemshorn          68         8' Unda Maris   GG 61
        4' Octave            68         4' Lieblich Flute  68
        4' Flute d'Amour     68     2 2/3' Nazard          61
    2 2/3' Octave Quint      61         2' Piccolo         61
        2' Super Octave      61         8' Clarinet        68
      III  Mixture 15-19-22 183            Tremulant
           Unison Off                      Sub
           Super                           Unison Off
           Chimes            pf            Super
           SWELL                           PEDAL
        8' Geigen Principal  68        16' Contra Bass     32 (wood)
        8' Stopped Diapason  68        16' Bourdon         32
        8' Viola da Gamba    68        16' Gedeckt         GT
        8' Voix Celeste   GG 61    10 2/3' Quint           32
        8' Aeoline           68         8' Principal       32
        4' Octave Geigen     68         8' Stopped Flute   12
        4' Flauto Traverso   68         8' Still Gedeckt   GT
        2' Flautino          61         4' Super Octave    12
      III  Cornet 12-15-17  183       III  Mixtur 12-19-22 96
       16' Contra Fagotto    68        16' Trombone        32
        8' Trumpet           68        16' Fagotto         SW
        8' Oboe              68         8' Tromba          12
           Unison Off
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield May 17, 2010.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.