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A. E. Schlueter Pipe Organ Sales & Service (1994)

Originally Austin Organ Co. (Opus 362, 1912)

Location:

Trinity United Methodist Church
265 Washington St.
Atlanta, GA 30303 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 27798

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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
  • 40 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 34 stops. 43 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In center 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: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 34
  • Registers: 43
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • 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 October 28, 2012:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- According to "Catalogue of Pipe Organs in Georgia," the Pendarvis Pipe Organ Service rebuilt the console in 1989.

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

Database Manager on August 30, 2007:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Originally installed as Austin Op. 362 in 1912; 1989-1994, Schlueter refurbished the instrument and console, added solid-state combination action, relocated some ranks added by a previous rebuilder, added a four-rank mixture to the Great and a Nazard to the Swell. No other tonal changes were made.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from <i>The American Organist</i> September 1996
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1999-06-28

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1999-06-28

Sanctuary interior angle: Photograph by Robert Tucker via Atlanta AGO.

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Robert Tucker via Atlanta AGO.

Sanctuary interior to rear: Photograph by Robert Tucker via Atlanta AGO.

Console: Photograph by Robert Tucker via Atlanta AGO.

Church exterior: Photograph by Robert Tucker via Atlanta AGO.

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