The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Congregational Church
Sixth and Hill Streets
Los Angeles, California

OHS Database ID 53538.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 11, 2014.

Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 28 stops. 28 ranks.


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Auditorium and Organ Case. Jim Lewis collection, courtesy of Jim Lewis (1896-1897)

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  • Original document from Jim Lewis.. Source: Los Angeles Times February 8, 1896

  • Los Angeles, CA
    First Congregational Church
    Organ by Farrand & Votey Organ Co.
    Electro-pneumatic action. Opus 767
    16  Double Open Diapason
    8   Open Diapason
    8   Viola di Gamba
    8   Doppelflöte
    4   Gemshorn
    2 2/3  Octave Quint
    2   Super Octave
    8   Trumpet
    16  Bourdon
    8   Open Diapason
    8   Salicional
    8   Vox Celestis
    8   Stopped Diapason
    4   Flute Harmonique
    2   Flageolet
        Cornet  III
    8   Oboe
    8   Vox Humana
    8   Geigen Principle
    8   Dolce
    8   Concert Flute
    4   Rohrflöte
    8   Clarinet
    16  Open Diapason
    16  Bourdon
    16  Lieblich Gedeckt (Sw.)
    8   Violoncello
    8   Flute
  • Original document from Jim Lewis.. Source: Los Angeles Times February 8, 1896 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.