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Johns Creek United Methodist Church
11180 Medlock Bridge Rd.
Johns Creek, Georgia 30097

OHS Database ID 58911.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 3, 2017.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 66 stops. 102 registers. 92 ranks. 4946 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 movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. 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.

Notes

  • Aeolian-Skinner Op. 408-D from Trinity Church, Wall Street, New York City. Restored and rebuilt with additions by Casavant Frères 2015-2016. (Steven E. Lawson. July 15, 2016)

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Organ Case, Facade and Console. Photograph by Jeremy Rush (2016)
Console. Photograph by Jeremy Rush (2017)
Console. Photograph courtesy of Casavant Freres

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  • Factory Specification from Casavant Frères, courtesy Simon Couture
    Johns Creek, Georgia
    Johns Creek United Methodist Church
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 408-D   1968
    Restored and enlarged by Casavant Frères Ltée   2016           4 manuals, 66 stops, 92 ranks
    ____________________________________________________________________________________________
    
             GREAT ORGAN                                      SWELL ORGAN
         16' Violone (façade)          61 a               16' Lieblich Gedeckt          61 b
          8' Principal (façade)        61 a                8' Principal                 61
          8' Rohrbordun                61                  8' Gedeckt                   61 b
          8' Flûte Harmonique          61                  8' Salicional                61
          8' Erzähler                  61 b                8' Voix Celeste              61
          4' Octave                    61                  8' Viole Celeste II (prep)   --
          4' Koppelflöte               61                  8' Muted Violes II  (prep)   --
      2 2/3' Twelfth                   61                  8' Flute Celeste II         110 b
          2' Super Octave              61                  4' Octave                    61
          2' Blockflöte                61                  4' Flûte Harmonique          61
             Dessus de Cornet V (TC)  205                  2' Octavin                   61
      1 1/3' Fourniture IV-V          281              2 2/3' Cornet III               183
        1/2' Cymbale III              183                  2' Plein Jeu II-V           208
         16' Sub Trumpet               61                  1' Cymbale III              183
          8' Trumpet                   61                 16' Waldhorn                  73
             Chimes           (prep)   dg                 16' Hautbois                  73 b
             Great 16'                                     8' Cornopean (fr. Waldhorn)  --
             Unison Off                                    8' Trompette                 61
             Zimbelstern                                   8' Hautbois (fr. 16')        --
                                                           8' Vox Humana                61 b
             CHOIR ORGAN                                   4' Clairon                   61
         16' Contra Gamba              61                     Tremulant
          8' Diapason                  61                     Swell 16'
          8' Rohrflöte                 61                     Unison Off
          8' Flûte Harmonique          61                     Swell 4'
          8' Spitzgamba                61                  8' Fanfare Trumpet (Ch.)     --
          8' Spitzgamba Celeste (TC)   49                  8' Tuba Mirabilis (So.)      --
          4' Octave                    61
          4' Nachthorn                 61                     SOLO ORGAN
      2 2/3' Nasat                     61                  8' Stentor Diapason (prep)   --
          2' Super Octave (prep)       --                  8' Flauto Mirabilis          61
          2' Blockflöte                61                  8' Gamba                     61
      1 3/5' Tierce                    61                  8' Gamba Celeste             61
      1 1/3' Larigot                   61                  4' Orchestral Flute (prep)   --
          1' Sifflet          (prep)   --                  8' French Horn      (prep)   --
        4/5' Terz             (prep)   --                  8' Clarinet                  61
          2' Mixture IV               244                     Tremulant
          8' Cor d'Amour               61                 16' Bombarde                  61
          8' Krummhorn        (prep)   --                  8' Trompette                 61
             Tremulant                                     4' Clairon (ext Trompette)   24
          8' Harp             (prep)   dg                  8' Choeur de Bombardes II    --
          4' Celesta          (prep)   dg                       (16' & 8' at 8' pitch)
             Choir 16'                                        Chimes (Gt.)              --
             Unison Off                                       Solo 16'
             Choir 4'                                         Unison Off
         16' Fanfare Trumpet (TC)      --                     Solo 4'
          8' Fanfare Trumpet           61                 16' Tuba Magna       (prep)   --
          4' Fanfare Trumpet (fr. 8')  --                  8' Tuba Mirabilis   (prep)   --
                 (top octave repeats)                      4' Tuba Clarion     (prep)   --
    
             GALLERY GREAT ORGAN                              PEDAL ORGAN
             Console prep. - 18 knobs                     32' Contra Violone   (prep)   dg
                                                          32' Contra Bourdon   (prep)   dg
             GALLERY SWELL ORGAN                          16' Open Wood                 32
             Console prep. - 18 knobs                     16' Principal (façade)        32
                                                          16' Violone (Gt.)             --
             GALLERY PEDAL ORGAN                          16' Bourdon                   44
             Console prep. - 9 knobs                      16' Lieblich Gedeckt (Sw.)    --
                                                          16' Contra Gamba (Ch.)        --
             COUPLERS                                      8' Principal                 32
             Great to Pedal        8  4                    8' Bourdon (fr. 16')         --
             Swell to Pedal        8  4                    8' Spitzflöte                32
             Choir to Pedal        8  4                    4' Choralbass                32
             Solo to Pedal         8  4                    4' Blockflöte                32
             Swell to Great    16  8  4                    2' Flachflöte                32
             Choir to Great    16  8  4                2 2/3' Fourniture III            96
             Solo to Great     16  8  4                    1' Scharff III               96
             Swell to Choir    16  8  4                   32' Contra Trombone  (prep)   dg
             Solo to Choir     16  8  4                   32' Contra Bombarde (ext SO)  12
             Great to Choir        8                      16' Trombone                  44
             Solo to Swell         8                      16' Waldhorn (Sw.)            --
             All Reeds on Couplers                        16' Hautbois (Sw.)            --
             Great/Choir Transfer                         16' Bombarde (So.)            --
                                                           8' Tromba                    32
                                                           8' Trompette (So.)           --
                                                           8' Fanfare Trumpet (Ch.)     --
          a  new pipes                                     4' Clairon (So.)             --
          b  from Skinner Organ, Op. 408 (1923)            4' Rohrschalmei              32
    
    
             ADJUSTABLE COMBINATIONS                          COUPLERS (Tilting Tablets)
             Great             1-10  thumb                    Great to Pedal       8  4
             Swell             1-10  thumb                    Swell to Pedal       8  4
             Choir             1-10  thumb                    Choir to Pedal       8  4
             Solo              1-10  thumb                    Solo to Pedal        8  4
             Pedal              1-8  thumb                    Pedal Divide
             General           1-18  thumb                    Swell to Great   16  8  4
             General           1-14  toe                      Choir to Great   16  8  4
             Gallery General    1-8  thumb                    Solo to Great    16  8  4
             General Cancel          thumb                    Swell to Choir   16  8  4
             Divisional Cancel       nameplates               Solo to Choir    16  8  4
             Memory Bank UP          thumb                    Great to Choir       8
             Memory Bank DOWN        thumb                    Solo to Swell        8
             Memory Level UP         thumb                    Chimes on Pedal
             Memory Level DOWN       thumb                    Carillon on Pedal
             Crescendo Alternator    thumb                    Carillon on II
             General Previous        thumb (2) & toe (1)      Carillon on IV
             General Next            thumb (2) & toe (2)      All Reeds on Couplers
             Set                     thumb                      (makes all non-coupling
             Comb. Action Adj. Lock  Numeric Code               reeds affected by couplers)
    
             REVERSIBLES                                      MIDI (keycheek pistons with LED)
             Great "II" to Pedal     thumb & toe              Pedal MIDI       A
             Swell to Pedal          thumb & toe              Pedal MIDI       B
             Choir "I" to Pedal      thumb & toe              Manual I MIDI    A
             Solo to Pedal           thumb & toe              Manual I MIDI    B
             Gal. Great to Pedal     toe                      Manual II MIDI   A
             Gal. Swell to Pedal     toe                      Manual II MIDI   B
             Contra Violone 32'      toe                      Swell MIDI       A
             Contra Bourdon 32'      toe                      Swell MIDI       B
             Contra Trombone 32'     toe                      Solo MIDI        A
             Contra Bombarde 32'     toe                      Solo MIDI        B
             All Swell to Swell *    thumb
             Main Silent             thumb & toe              KEYCHEEK PISTONS
             Gallery Silent          thumb & toe              Next
             Zimbelstern             thumb & toe              Previous
             Tutti I *               thumb & toe              Great/Choir Manual Transfer *
             Tutti II *              thumb & toe              Gallery Silent *
             All Reeds on Couplers   toe                      Main Silent *
             * with indicator light in coupler board          Gallery Swell Expression (with LED):
                                                              - on Choir Shoe
             BALANCED PEDALS                                  - on Swell Shoe
             Choir Expression                                 - on Solo Shoe
             Swell Expression                                 - on Crescendo Shoe
             Solo Expression                                    Note: Default on Crescendo Shoe
             Crescendo (with bargraph indicator)              Transposer *
                                                              Narthex Signal *
                                                              Alt Crescendo
                                                              * with ind. light in coupler board
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2016-08-19]