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Westminster Presbyterian Church
101 Colville Road
Charlotte, North Carolina 28207

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 47423.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 27, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 38 stops. 38 registers. 51 ranks. 2698 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. December 27, 2010)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1993-09-24
Church Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1993-09-24
Sanctuary interior, gallery and pipe display. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1993-09-24

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Charlotte, North Carolina
           Westminster Presbyterian Church
    
           Casavant   Op. 2995   1969   3/51
    
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           _________________________________________
    
           GREAT                    SWELL
       16' Quintaden      61     8' Salizional    61
        8' Prinzipal      61     8' Vox coelestis 54 GG
        8' Bordun         61     8' Rohrflöte     61
        4' Oktav          61     4' Spitzflöte    61
        4' Rohrgedackt    61     4' Nachthorn     61
        2' Waldflöte      61     2' Prinzipal     61
       II  Rauschquinte  122    IV  Scharf       244
       IV  Mixtur        244    16' Fagott   L/2  61
        8' Trompete       61     8' Oboe          61
          (en chamade)           4' Klarine       61
                                    Tremulant
           POSITIV
        8' Gedackt        61        PEDAL
        4' Prinzipal      61    16' Prinzipal     32
        4' Koppelflöte    61    16' Subbass       32
        2' Gemshorn       61     8' Oktav         32
    1 1/3' Quintflöte     61     8' Gedacktpommer 32
       II  Sesquialtera  122     4' Oktav         32
      III  Zimbel        183     4' Rohrflöte     32
        8' Krummhorn      61     2' Blockflöte    32
                                IV  Mixtur       128
           CHANCEL (pf)         16' Posaune       32
        8' Rohrflöte             8' Trompete      32
        4' Gemshorn              4' Schalmei      32
        2' Prinzipal
       II  Mixtur
    
    [Received online from Jeff Scofield Dcember 27, 2010]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.