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Schlicker Organ Co. (1955)

Location:

Second Presbyterian Church
3701 Old Brownsboro Rd.
Louisville, KY 40207 US
Chapel
Organ ID: 68123

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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 Jim Stettner on April 15, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 9 ranks. 342 pipes. 2 manuals. 7 stops.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Schlicker Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 15, 2021.

Positiv:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Schlicker Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 15, 2021.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Schlicker Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 15, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Schlicker Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 7
  • 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: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on April 15, 2021.
Jim Stettner on April 15, 2021:

Identified from online information from church organist, Dr. Samuel Libra.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on April 15, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Chapel interior showing pipe chamber in chancel: Photograph by Samuel Libra. Taken on 2021-04-15

Chancel with organ chamber on the right: Photograph by Samuel Libra. Taken on 2021-04-15

Unenclosed pipework in the chamber: Photograph by Samuel Libra. Taken on 2021-04-15

Console: Photograph by Samuel Libra. Taken on 2021-04-15

Console: keydesk & stops: Photograph by Samuel Libra. Taken on 2021-04-15

Console: pedalboard: Photograph by Samuel Libra. Taken on 2021-04-15

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