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Reuter Organ Co. (Opus 1387, 1962)

Location:

Fairmount UCC
1650 N. Fairmount St.
Wichita, KS 67208 US
Sanctuary; front
Organ ID: 21213

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Churches of Christ (UCC)
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP unit
  • 4 ranks. 328 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 4 stops. 26 registers.
Great (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Reuter Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Reuter Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Reuter Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Reuter Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 4
  • Registers: 26
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021.
Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021:

The church was built specifically for Fairmount College, now Wichita State. Services have not been held at Fairmount United Church of Christ on the corner of Fairmount and 16th streets since the building was closed for structural repairs in November 2018.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021.

Database Manager on November 24, 2005:

Identified from the Reuter Opus List, provided by Chris Leaver, Reuter Organ Co., November, 2005.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist taken from the console.: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021.
Organ Specifications: Open In New Tab Stoplist, registrational aids, pipe analysis
We received the most recent update for this document from Jim Stettner on April 19, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by UNOBUDO ( https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fairmount_Church_(SE_Sideview).JPG ), submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2012-09-29

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