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First Cumberland Presbyterian Church
1505 N. Moore Rd.
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37411

OHS Database ID 64833.

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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 September 16, 2019.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 34 stops. 124 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 with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled 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 the addition of a 90-equivalent rank digital instrument to the existing 1980 48-rank Ruffatti. (Jeff Scofield. September 16, 2019)

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Photographs

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Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-09-15
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-09-15
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-09-15
Console and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-09-15
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-08-07
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-08-07
Console and sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-03-11
Sanctuary interior from balcony. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2019-09-22

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of Allen Organ Studios of Atlanta
           Chattanooga, Tennessee
           First Cumberland Presbyterian Church
    
           Ruffatti   1980   3/49
           Allen      2019   4/48
           __________________________________________________________
    
                     Stops without pipecounts are digital
    
           GREAT                              SWELL
    
       16' Principal                      16' Bourdon Doux
        8' Diapason                        8' Diapason             
        8' Principal            61         8' Bourdon              61
        8' Montre                          8' Cor de Nuit
        8' Harmonic Flute                  8' Viola Pomposa        61
        8' Bourdon                         8' Viola Celeste        61
        8' Spitz Flute                     8' Salicional
        8' Viole                           8' Voix Celeste
        4' Octave                          8' Flûte Celeste II    110
        4' Prestant             61         4' Prestant             61
        4' Flûte Harmonique     61         4' Octave
        4' Flûte Conique                   4' Flauto               61
    2 2/3' Quinte                          4' Flûte Traversière 
        2' Doublette            61     2 2/3' Nazard               61
        2' Super Octave                    2' Octave               61
        V  Cornet                          2' Flageolet
    IV-VI  Fourniture          322     1 3/5' Tierce               61
       IV  Mixture                         1' Blockflöte
       IV  Cymbale                        IV  Plein Jeu           244
       16' Posaune                        IV  Mixture
        8' Trompete                       16' Bombarde
        4' Clarion                         8' Trompette            61
           Genisys Voice 5                 8' Trompete
           Genysis Voice 6                 8' Hautbois
           Tremulant                       8' Clarinette
           Chimes               SW         8' Vox Humana
           Melody Coupler SW>GT            4' Clairon              61
                                           4' Trompete
           CHOIR                              Genisys Voice 3
                                              Genisys Voice 4
       16' Quintaton                          Tremulant
       16' Dulciana                           Sub
        8' Principal                          Unison Off
        8' Flûte Creuse                       Super
        8' Holzgedeckt          61         8' Trompette-en-Chamade 
        8' Bourdon                         8' Trompette de Fête
        8' Dulciana                        8' Tuba Anglais
        8' Unda Maris                      4' Trompette-en-Chamade
        4' Principal            61            Chimes
        4' Prestant
        4' Koppel Flute         61            PEDAL
        4' Flûte Douce
        4' Dolcan Celeste II              32' Principal Basse
    2 2/3' Nazard                         32' Soubasse
        2' Octavin                        16' Contrebasse
        2' Block Flute          61        16' Diapason
    1 3/5' Tierce                         16' Principal            32
    1 1/3' Quint Flute          61        16' Soubasse             32
    III-V  Mixture             257        16' Bourdon
       IV  Plein Jeu                      16' Violon
       16' Basson                         16' Bourdon Doux
        8' Tuba Anglais                    8' Octave               32
        8' Petite Trompette                8' Diapason
        8' Cromorne                        8' Bourdon              12
           Genisys Voice 7                 8' Flûte
           Genisys Voice 8                 8' Violoncelle
           Tremulant                       4' Octave               32
           Unison Off                      4' Prestant
           Manual Transfer GT-CH           4' Flûte                12
                                           4' Flute Bass
           SOLO                           VI  Mixture             192
                                          IV  Fourniture
       16' Cello                          32' Contre Bombarde
       16' Cello Celeste                  16' Bombarde             32
        8' Major Diapason                 16' Double Trumpet
        8' Grosse Flûte                   16' Petite Trompette
        8' Gamba                          16' Posaune
        8' Gamba Celeste                  16' Basson
        8' Flûte                           8' Trompette            12
        8' Flûte Celeste                   8' Clarinette           SW
        4' Violin                          4' Clarion              12
        4' Violin Celeste                     Genisys Voice 1
        V  Dulciana Mixture                   Genisys Voice 2
       16' Corno di Bassetto                  Bass Coupler
        8' French Horn
        8' Cor Anglais                        Zimbelstern          11
        8' Vox Humana                         Cymbelstern
           Genisys Voice 9
           Genisys Voice 10
           Tremulant
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61
        4' Trompette-en-Chamade 12
    
                [Received from Jeff Scofield September 17, 2019]
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