The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
1760 N. Gower Street
Los Angeles: Hollywood, California 90028

OHS Database ID 49269.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 24, 2012.

Technical Details

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 61 stops. 65 registers. 83 ranks. 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.


  • Identified through online information from Jim Lewis. -- Electric action. Four manual console on a lift, located in choir gallery. Organ behind facade at front of room. Schlicker created a new tin pipe display within the 1924 Kimball wood framework. (Database Manager. February 24, 2012)
  • Retained ten of the lowest wood Pedal pipes to make up the 32' Untersatz, as well as the Vox Humana and percussion stops, from the previous Kimball organ. (Jeff Scofield. May 1, 2018)

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Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2001-01-12
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2001-01-12
Console to right. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2001-01-12
Console to left. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2001-01-12
Interior, organ case and console. Photograph by Jim Lewis 1976-03-21

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from The American Organist November 1976
           Hollywood, California
           First Presbyterian Church
           Schlicker   1976   4/83
           GREAT                     SWELL
       16' Bourdon               16' Quintaton
        8' Principal              8' Harfenprinzipal
        8' Spitzfloete            8' Rohrfloete
        4' Octave                 8' Salicional
        4' Hohlfloete             8' Voix Celeste
    2 2/3' Quinte                 4' Octave
        2' Octave                 4' Spitzfloete
       II  Hörnie                 2' Italian Principal
        V  Mixture               IV  Mixture
      III  Scharf               III  Kleinmixtur
       16' Dulzian               16' Fagott
        8' Trompete               8' Trumpet
        4' Klarine                8' Vox Humana
           Tremolo                4' Clarion
        8' Bourdon
        8' Gemshorn              32' Untersatz
        4' Principal             16' Principal
        4' Koppelfloete          16' Subbass
    2 2/3' Nasard                16' Bourdon        GT
        2' Octave                 8' Octave
        2' Blockfloete            8' Metallgedeckt
    1 3/5' Tierce                 8' Gemshorn PO
    1 1/3' Larigot                4' Choralbass
       IV  Scharf                 4' Rohrpfeife
       16' Holzrankett            2' Nachthorn
        8' Krummhorn            III  Rauschpfeife
           Tremolo               IV  Pedalmixtur
           Harp                  32' Kontraposaune
                                 16' Holzposaune
           BRUSTWERK             16' Fagott         SW
                                  8' Trompete
        8' Holzgedeckt            4' Schalmei
        8' Erzähler                  Tremolo
        8' Erzähler Celeste
        4' Rohrfloete
    2 2/3' Nasat
        2' Principal
        2' Waldfloete
    1 3/5' Terz
    1 1/3' Quinte
        1' Hohlpfeife
      III  Cymbal
        8' Schalmei
        8' Trompete Real
             [Received from Jeff Scofield May 1, 2018]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from The American Organist November 1976 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.