Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 3583, 1984)

Location:

First Baptist Church
847 Cleveland Street
Greenville, SC 29601 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 25749

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from John Berman on May 08, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 87 ranks. 4,878 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 57 stops. 74 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 57
  • Registers: 74
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 29, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Retained 31 ranks from the 1973 Schantz Op. 1206 that was in the old downtown building; Antiphonal and Antiphonal Pedal prepared-for; Trompette Royale added in 1993.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on August 05, 2018.

Database Manager on March 27, 2007:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on August 05, 2018.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Stained Glass Window: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2004-10-20

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2004-10-20

Chancel and Pipe Display: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2004-10-20

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Display: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2004-10-20

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2004-10-20

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