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Mid-Atlantic Organ Co. (2004)

Originally Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1196, 1953)

Location:

Covenant Presbyterian Church
1000 E. Morehead St.
Charlotte, NC 28204 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 19358

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 96 ranks. 7 divisions. 5 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 5
  • Divisions: 7
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 22, 2009:

Updated through online information from David Ritch.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on August 23, 2005:

Renovation and enlargement of Aeolian-Skinner Op. 1196 (1953), with provisions for also playing a 37-rank Schlicker in the Gallery.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Taken from brochure November 11, 2004
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console in Chancel: Photograph by David Ritch. Taken on 2008-09-17

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