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First Presbyterian Church
1573 N. Highland Ave.
Jackson, Tennessee 38301


OHS Database ID 48190.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 12, 2011.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 43 stops. 63 registers. 56 ranks. 3179 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. 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. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Retained the Chimes from the 1914 Pilcher; the English Diapason 8' in the Choir is made up of pipework retained from the Pilcher and the 1972 Wicks. (Database Manager. July 12, 2011)

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Chancel and facade. Photograph by Justin Little 2019-08-01
Console. Photograph by Justin Little 2019-08-01
Organ Case. Photograph by Justin Little 2019-08-01
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Justin Little 2019-08-01
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Justin Little 2019-08-01
Coupler rail. Photograph by Justin Little 2019-08-01

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  • Stoplist from the dedication program
           Jackson, Tennessee  
           First Presbyterian Church
           Schantz   Op. 2190   2001   3/56
           GREAT                         CHOIR
       16' Violone          61        8' English Diapason  61
        8' Principal        61        8' Stopped Diapason  61
        8' Bourdon          61        8' Erzähler          61
        8' Harmonic Flute   61        8' Erzähler Celeste  49
        8' Violone          12        4' Principal         61
        4' Octave           61        4' Open Flute        61
        4' Koppelflöte      61        2' Gemshorn          61
    2 2/3' Twelfth          61    1 1/3' Larigot           61
        2' Fifteenth        61        1' Piccolo           61
    1 3/5' Seventeenth      61       II  Sesquialtera      pf
       IV  Mixture         244       IV  Mixture          244
        8' Trumpet          61        8' Clarinet          61
           Tremulant                  8' English Horn      61
        8' Festival Trumpet CH           Tremulant
           Chimes           25 a     16' Festival Trumpet  tc
           Zimbelstern       5        8' Festival Trumpet  61
           SWELL                         PEDAL
       16' Rohrgedeckt      61       32' Acoustic Bass     --
        8' Geigen Diapason  61       32' Resultant         --
        8' Rohrflöte        12       16' Principal         32
        8' Salicional       61       16' Bourdon           32
        8' Voix Celeste     54       16' Violone           GT
        4' Principal        61       16' Rohrgedeckt       SW
        4' Traversflöte     61        8' Octave            32
    2 2/3' Nasard           61        8' Bourdon           12
        2' Blockflöte       61        8' Violone           GT
    1 3/5' Tierce           61        8' Rohrflöte         SW
       IV  Plein Jeu       244        4' Choralbass        32
       16' Basson           12        4' Open Flute        32
        8' Trompette        61       IV  Mixture          128
        8' Hautbois         61       32' Grand Cornet      --
        4' Clairon          61       16' Bombarde          32
           Tremulant                 16' Basson            SW
        8' Festival Trumpet CH        8' Bombarde          12
                                      8' Trumpet           GT
                                      4' Bombarde Clarion  12
                                      4' Hautbois          SW
        a  retained from the          8' Festival Trumpet  CH
           1914 Pilcher
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield  July 17, 2011]
  • Click Here Stoplist from the dedication program Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.