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Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 4866, 1969)

Location:

First United Methodist Church
149 West Main St
Gallatin, TN 37066 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 47997

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist 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 Jeff Scofield on April 15, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 18 ranks. 1,161 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 17 stops. 29 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric 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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 17
  • Registers: 29
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • 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 Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action 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 May 11, 2011:

Identified through on-line information from Stephen Hall. -- Swell is in center chamber in chancel with Great cantilevered in front of it, Pedal on either side.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist courtesy of photographbystein.com
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church interior, organ and exposed pipes: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-12-23

Church exterior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken approx. 2015

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