Pipe Organ Database

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Austin Organs, Inc. (Opus 2490, 1969)

Location:

Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church
471 Mount Vernon Hwy. NE
Atlanta, GA 30328 US
Organ ID: 9460

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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 Database Manager on February 02, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Austin Universal Air
  • 40 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 34 stops. 44 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on February 02, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 34
  • Registers: 44
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • 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 February 02, 2019.
Database Manager on October 16, 2013:

Received new four-manual console by Parkey Organ Builders in 2012.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on December 30, 2006:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 2003.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Probable rebuilt or enlarged since 1969.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from the church website
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2008-10-22

Sanctuary interior, exposed pipework and en-chamade: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2008-10-22

Exposed pipes and en-chamade: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2008-10-22

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2008-10-22

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