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First Presbyterian Church
540 William Hilton Parkway
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 29928

OHS Database ID 64219.

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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 March 15, 2019.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals. 4 divisions. 38 stops. 60 registers. 48 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped 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.

Notes

  • This was a renovation with tonal changes and a new 4-manual console for 1990 3/48 Austin Op. 2718. (Jeff Scofield. March 15, 2019)

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-03-11
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-03-11
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-03-11
Chancel and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-03-11
Console and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-03-11
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2001-06-04
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-03-11

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist from the console March 11, 2019, and from the Austin stoplist
           Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
           First Presbyterian Church
    
           Austin     Op. 2718   1989   3/48
           Schlueter             2016   4/48
           ___________________________________________________________
    
                      Stops without pipe counts are digital
           
           GREAT                              CHOIR
    
       16' Pommer               61        16' Gemshorn
        8' Principal            61         8' Holzgedeckt           61
        8' Harmonic Flute       61         8' Gemshorn              61
        8' Bourdon              61         8' Gemshorn Celeste
        8' Gedeckt              12         8' Flauto Dolce Cel II  110
        8' Violone                         8' Weit Principal
        4' Octave               61         4' Prestant              61
        4' Spire Flute          61         4' Wald Flute
        2' Super Octave         61     2 2/3' Nazard                49
       II  Sesquialtera        122         2' Blockflöte            61
       IV  Fourniture          244     1 3/5' Tierce                49
      III  Scharf              183     1 1/3' Quint
       16' Hautbois             SW       III  Choral Mixture
        8' Trompette            61        16' Clarinet              61
                                           8' Petite Trompette
           SWELL                           8' Rohrschalmei          61
                                           4' Cromorne
       16' Lieblich Gedackt                   Tremulant
       16' Viola                61            Sub
        8' Geigen Principal     61            Unison Off
        8' Rohrflöte            61            Super
        8' Viola                12        16' Trompette-en-Chamade  tc
        8' Voix Celeste         49         8' Trompette-en-Chamade  61
        8' Muted Violes II                 4' Trompette-en-Chamade  12
        4' Principal            61
        4' Koppelflöte          61            PEDAL
        4' Voix Celeste II      24
    2 2/3' Nazard               61        32' Violone
        2' Octavin              61        32' Bourdon
    1 3/5' Tierce                         16' Principal             12
    1 1/3' Quint                12        16' Bourdon               32
      III  Plein Jeu           183        16' Pommer                GT
       16' Hautbois             61        16' Viola                 SW
        8' Trompette            61         8' Principal             32
        8' Hautbois             12         8' Bourdon               12
        8' Vox Humana           61         8' Viola                 SW
        4' Clarion              12         8' Dolcan                CH
           Tremulant                       4' Choral Bass           32
           Sub                             4' Koppelflöte           SW
           Unison Off                    III  Mixture               96
           Super                          32' Contre Bombarde
                                          32' Contre Hautbois       12 SW
           FANFARE                        16' Posaune               32
                                          16' Hautbois              SW
        8' Weit Principal                  8' Trumpet               12
        8' Gedeckt                         8' Hautbois              SW
        8' Erzähler Celeste II             4' Rohrschalmei          CH
        4' Principal                      16' Stillegedeckt         
       II  Kleinmixtur
        8' Trumpet
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61
    
                   [Received from Jeff Scofield March 15, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist from the console March 11, 2019, and from the Austin stoplist Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.