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Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 6164, 1990)

Location:

Christ the King Roman Catholic Church
821 S. Dale Mabry Hwy.
Tampa, FL 33609 US
Organ ID: 50044

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 40 ranks. 2,429 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 32 stops. 47 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 32
  • Registers: 47
  • 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: Computerized/Digital system.
  • 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 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.
Jeff Scofield on November 25, 2020:

The organ was combined with a 4-manual Viscount in 2020.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on November 25, 2020.

Database Manager on July 08, 2012:

Identified through online information from Scott Crowell. -- 3 manual, 40-rank organ. Swell under expression. Organ consists of 2386 speaking pipes on Wicks direct electric action. A Trompette en Chamade and 32' Bombarde are prepared for later installation. Organ dedicated January 11, 1991 by Charles Callahan. Information from Wicks Pipeline (Spring 1991).

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 the Wicks Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Interior and Altar: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-07-11

Nave, Balcony, Organ Case, and Pipe Display: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-07-11

Nave, Balcony, Organ Cases, and Pipe Displays: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-07-11

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-07-11

Console and Pipe Facade: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-07-11

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