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Calvary Church
5801 Pineville-Matthews Road
Charlotte, North Carolina 28226

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 8990.

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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 July 1, 2018.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

5 manuals. 13 divisions. 135 stops. 208 registers. 205 ranks. 11499 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. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. 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

  • Status Note: There 1990. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Ded. 26 Aug 1990 by Dan Miller. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from David Ritch. (Database Manager. December 16, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from Monty Bennett. (Database Manager. October 27, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from David Ritch. (Database Manager. October 24, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. March 12, 2012)
  • Updated by David Nelms, who maintains the organ.
    (James Cook. February 20, 2017)
  • Updated by David Nelms, who maintains the organ.
    (Steven E. Lawson. July 1, 2018)

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Photographs

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Console, case, and Facade. Photograph by David Ritch 2008-12-07
Console. Photograph by David Ritch 2008-11-07
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-02-16

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
            Charlotte, North Carolina
            Calvary Church
    
            Möller   Op. 11739   1990   5/207
            ________________________________________________________
    
            GREAT (II)                       GOSPEL
        16’ Montre              61       16’ Tibia (tc)           --
        16’ Pommer              61        8’ Tibia                85
         8’ Open Diapason       61        4’ Tibia                --
         8’ Principal           61    2 2/3’ Tibia                --
         8’ Montre              12        2’ Tibia                --
         8’ Flute Harmonique    61    1 3/5’ Tibia                --
         8’ Bourdon             12       16’ Kinura (tc)          --
         8’ Spitzflöte          61        8’ Kinura               85
     5 1/3’ Grossquint          19        4’ Kinura               --
         4’ Octave              61        2’ Kinura               --
         4’ Prestant            61           Tremulant
         4’ Flute Ouverte       61        8’ Harp (tc)            --
         4’ Rohrflöte           61        4’ Celesta (present)    49
     3 1/5’ Gross Terz          61           Gospel expr to SW
         2’ Super Octave        61           Gospel expr to CH
         2’ Waldflöte           61           Gospel expr to SO/BO
        II  Sesquialtera       122           Gospel on I
        IV  Grande Fourniture  244           Gospel on II
     IV-VI  Fourniture         299           Gospel on III
      IV-V  Scharf             249           Gospel on IV  
        16’ Posaune             61           Gospel on V
         8’ Trompete            68           Gospel to Pedal
         4’ Klarine             80
        16’ Millennial Trumpet  61           TROMPETERIA I
         8’ Millennial Trumpet  68       16’ Cor de Gabriel  L/2  85
         4’ Millennial Trumpet  68        8’ Cor de Gabriel       --
            Tremulant (flutes)            8’ Cor de Gabriel       --
            Unison Off                   16’ Millennial Trumpet   GT
            Chimes              SO        8’ Millennial Trumpet   GT
         8’ Harp                          4’ Millennial Trumpet   GT
         4’ Celesta                          Trompeteria I on I
            Great to Choir                   Trompeteria I on II
                                             Trompeteria I on III
            SWELL (III)                      Trompeteria I on IV
        16’ Gambe               61           Trompeteria I on V
        16’ Bourdon Doux        61           Trompeteria I to Pedal
         8’ Montre              61
         8’ Flute a Cheminee    61           ANCILLARY I
         8’ Viole de Gambe      12       16’ Principal   (Pedal)  12
         8’ Viole Celeste       61        8’ Principal            61
         8’ Salicional          61        8’ Spitzflöte           61
         8’ Voix Celeste        61        8’ Spitzflöte Celeste   61
         8’ Flute Douce         61        4’ Octave               61
         8’ Flute Celeste (tc)  49        2’ Super Octave         61
         4’ Prestant            61     IV-V  Mixture             250
         4’ Flute Octaviante    61           Ancillary I on I
         4’ Unda Maris II      122           Ancillary I on II
     2 2/3’ Nazard              61           Ancillary I on III
         2’ Doublette           61           Ancillary I on IV
         2’ Quarte de Nazard    61           Ancillary I on V
     1 3/5’ Tierce              61           Ancillary to Pedal
     III-V  Plein Jeu          244           Crescendo 2
     III-V  Cymbale            237
        16’ Contre Trompette    61           TROMPETERIA II
        16’ Bassoon     L/2     61       16’ Herald Trumpet   L/2 12
         8’ Trompette           68        8’ Herald Trumpet       68
         8’ Hautbois            61        4’ Herald Trumpet       24
         8’ Cor d’Amour         61       16’ Buccina              BO
         8’ Voix Humaine        80        8’ Trompette Harmonique BO
         4’ Clairon             61        4’ Clairon Harmonique   BO
            Tremulant                        Trompeteria II on I
            Sub                              Trompeteria II on II
            Unison Off                       Trompeteria II on III
            Super                            Trompeteria II on IV
            Symphonic Carillon               Trompeteria II on V
            Major Bells                      Trompeteria II to Pedal
            Minor Bells
                                             ANCILLARY II
            CHOIR (I)                    16’ Montre    (Pedal)    12
        16’ Gemshorn            61        8’ Montre               61
         8’ Viola Pomposa       61        8’ Bourdon              61
         8’ Viola Celeste       61        4’ Prestant             61
         8’ Gemshorn            12        4’ Gedackt              61
         8’ Gemshorn Celeste    61        2’ Doublette            61
         8’ Zauberflöte         61     IV-V  Fourniture          231
         8’ Klein Erzähler II  110           Ancillary II on I
         4’ Fugara              61           Ancillary II on II
         4’ Spillflöte          61           Ancillary II on III
     2 2/3’ Rohr Nazard         61           Ancillary II on IV
         2’ Blockflöte          61           Ancillary II on V
     1 3/5’ Terzflöte           61           Ancillary II to Pedal
     1 1/3’ Larigot             61           Crescendo 3
         1’ Sifflöte            61
      IV-V  Mixture            271           CELESTIAL (electronic)
        16’ Fagotto             68        8’ Fern Flute
         8’ Petite Trompette    68        8’ Voix Seraphique II
         8’ Clarinet            61        8’ Vox Amarosa II
         4’ Fagotto             36        4’ Divinare
            Tremulant                     8’ Vox Humana
            Sub                              Tremulant
            Unison Off                       Sub
            Super                            Super
        16’ Cor de Gabriel      T1           Celestial on I
         8’ Cor de Gabriel      T1           Celestial on II
         4’ Cor de Gabriel      T1           Celestial on III
         8’ Tuba Mirabilis      SO           Celestial on IV
         8’ Harp                             Celestial on V
         4’ Celesta                          Celestial to Pedal
            Choir/Positiv Transfer           Celestial expr to SW
                                             Celestial expr to CH
            POSITIV (IV)                     Celestial expr to SO/BO
        16’ Quintaten           61
         8’ Prinzipal           61           PEDAL
         8’ Schwebung           61       32’ Contre Principal     32
         8’ Singendgedeckt      61       32’ Flute Ouverte        el
         8’ Quintadena          12       32’ Contra Violone       32
         4’ Oktav               61       32’ Contre Bourdon       el
         4’ Koppelflöte         61   21 1/3’ Grave Diapente       32
         2’ Super Oktav         61       16’ Principal            12
         2’ Schweitzerflöte     61       16’ Flute Ouverte        32
     1 1/3’ Quint               61       16’ Violone              12
         1’ Oktavlein           61       16’ Bourdon              32
       8/9’ None                61       16’ Montre               GT
        II  Jeu de Tierce      122       16’ Pommer               GT
      IV-V  Mixtur             283       16’ Gemshorn             CH
     III-V  Zimbel             243       16’ Quintaten            PO
       III  Jeu de Clochette   168       16’ Bourdon Doux         SW
        16’ Dulzian             61       16’ Gambe                SW
         8’ Kleintrompete       61       16’ Cello II             SO
         8’ Krummhorn           61   10 2/3’ Grossquinte          12
         4’ Trichterregal       61        8’ Octave               32
            Tremulant                     8’ Hohlflöte            32
            Sub                           8’ Spitzflöte           32 t
            Unison Off                    8’ Bourdon              12
            Zimbelstern (star)   6    5 1/3’ Quinte               12
            Choir/Positiv Transfer        4’ Choral Bass          32
                                          4’ Spillflöte           32 t
            SOLO (IV)                     4’ Spitzflöte           12 t
        16’ Violoncello         61        2’ Spillflöte           12 t
        16’ Cello Celeste       61        V  Rauschpfeife        160
         8’ Doppelflöte         61      VII  Mixture             224
         8’ Violoncello         12        V  Fagotto Cornet (64)  --
         8’ Cello Celeste       12       IV  Grand Cornet   (32)  --
         8’ Gamba               61       32’ Contre Bombarde      32
         8’ Gamba Celeste       61       32’ Contra Fagotto  L/2  12
         4’ Violoncello         12       16’ Bombarde             12
         4’ Cello Celeste       12       16’ Posaune              GT
         4’ Orchestral Flute    61       16’ Contre Trompette     SW
     2 2/3’ Quinte Flute        61       16’ Bassoon              SW
        16’ Corno di Bassett    61       16’ Fagotto              CH
         8’ Tuba Mirabilis      61       16’ Dulzian              PO
         8’ English Horn        61       16’ Buccina              BO
         8’ Orchestral Oboe     61        8’ Trompette            12
         8’ French Horn         61        8’ Trompete             GT
            Tremulant                     8’ Bassoon              SW
            Sub                           8’ Krummhorn            PO
            Unison Off                    8’ Trompette Harmonique BO
            Super                         4’ Clairon              12
            Chimes              25        4’ Clairon Harmonique   BO
            Positiv Unison Off            4’ Rohr Schalmei        32 t
                                          2’ Zink                 12 t
            BOMBARDE (V)(encl w/Solo)        Tremulant (t)
         8’ Grand Diapason      61           Chimes               SO
         4’ Major Octave        61           Gospel Harp          GO
         V  Mounted Cornet     185       16’ Bourdon Bells
     IV-VI  Plein Jeu          270        8’ Bourdon Bells
    V-VIII  Eclat              368        8’ Flemish Bells
        16’ Buccina             61           Pedal FF
         8’ Trompette Harm.     68
         4’ Clairon Harmonique  68           Console lights
            Unison Off                       Main blower
            Symphonic Carillon               Tromp I/Anc I blower
            Flemish Bells                    Tromp II/Anc II blower
            Minor Bells                      All Swells to Swell
                                             Transposer
    
           [Received online from Jeff Scofield  March 10, 2012]
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