OHS Database ID 59863.
The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and is used occasionally.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 3, 2017.
Electro-pneumatic (EP) unit chests.
Two manuals. 3 divisions. 13 stops. 57 registers. 18 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Non-traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, right.
Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs.
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|Original Case, Console, Facade Pipework. Photo from Dedication Booklet; courtesy of Richard Byrd (1973)|
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Birmingham, Alabama Samford University - Wright Center Schlicker Organ Co. 1973 2 manuals, 57 registers, 13 stops, 18 ranks _____________________________________________________________________________ GREAT ORGAN SWELL ORGAN PEDAL ORGAN 16' Rohrgedeckt 8' Hohlfloete 32' Contra-Principal 8' Principal 8' Rohrfloete 32' Untersatz 8' Hohlfloete 8' Salicional 16' Principal 8' Salicional 8' Celeste (TC) 16' Subbass 4' Octave 4' Principal 16' Rohrgedeckt 4' Rohrfloete 4' Nachthorn 8' Octave 2 2/3' Nasat 4' Salicional 8' Rohrfloete 2' Octave 4' Celeste 8' Salicional 2' Nachthorn 2 2/3' Nasat 4' Octave 1 3/5' Terz 2' Octave 4' Hohlfloete 1 1/3' Klein-Nasat 2' Rohrfloete 4' Rohrfloete Mixture III-IV 1 3/5' Terz 2' Nachthorn Scharf III 1' Siffloete Rauschpfeife III 16' Bombarde Scharf III 32' Contra-Bombarde 16' Schalmei 16' Schalmei 16' Bombarde 8' Trompette 8' Trompette 16' Schalmei 8' Schalmei 8' Schalmei 8' Trompette 4' Clairon 4' Schalmei 8' Schalmei Tremolo 4' Clairon 4' Schalmei 2' Clairon-Doublette SUMMARY OF PIPES COMBINATION ACTION 16' Principal 12 pipes* Great 4 (thumb) 16' Subbass 32 pipes* Swell 4 (thumb) 16' Rohrgedeckt 73 pipes** Pedal 4 (toe) 8' Principal 12 pipes* General 8 (thumb & toe) 8' Hohlfloete 61 pipes Cancel (thumb) 8' Salicional 73 pipes Setter (thumb) 8' Celeste (TC) 61 pipes Sforzando (thumb) 4' Octave 61 pipes* 2' Nachthorn 61 pipes 1 3/5' Terz 56 pipes 1 1/3' Klein-Nasat 54 pipes Mixture III-IV 225 pipes Scharf III 183 pipes 16' Trompette 73 pipes* (1-12 vertical; 13-73 horizontal) 16' Schalmei 73 pipes * Not enclosed in Swell box ** Low octave not enclosed in Swell box