Pipe Organ Database

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Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 5010, 2006)

Originally Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 5010, 1970)

Location:

First Baptist Church
607 W. Fifth St.
Laurel, MS 39440 US
Organ ID: 60705

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 49 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Exposed pipes visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Registers: 49
  • 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 Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 18, 2017:

This was a rebuild, tonal changes and a new console for 1970 Wicks Op. 5010.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist copied from the console October 30, 2017: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-10-30

Sanctuary interior angle: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-10-30

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-10-30

Console, exposed pipes and choirloft: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-10-30

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-10-30