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Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 2780, 1948)

Location:

St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church
1207 Shelby St.
Louisville, KY US
Organ ID: 71251

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 28 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2022.
Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2022:

The church was closed by the diocese in 1996; it was sold to Sojourn Community Church, which spent $3.4 million to convert the nave into appropriateness for an evangelical Southern Baptist church.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2022.
Wicks Organ-of-the-Month ad from THE DIAPASON September 1948: Open In New Tab Photo and commentary
We received the most recent update for this document from Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Wikipedia, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-09-14

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