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Austin Organs, Inc. (Opus 2401-R, 2014)

Originally Austin Organs, Inc. (Opus 2401, 1963)

Location:

Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church
2061 Kentucky Avenue
Vestavia Hills (Birmingham), AL 35216 US
Organ ID: 70020

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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 January 14, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 56 ranks. 3,428 pipes. 6 divisions. 3 manuals. 45 stops. 69 registers.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 45
  • Registers: 69
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on January 13, 2022.
From factory document and dedication program, courtesy of the church music staff: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on January 14, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Church interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Church interior from floor: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Chancel and organ chamber: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Church interior to rear, Antiphonal in chamber to left of window: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Console and church interior to rear: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Console center: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Left stopjamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Right stopjamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Couplers: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Builder plate: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

Church exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-01-10

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