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Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ
603 N. New Jersey Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

OHS Database ID 27190.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 14, 2007.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 56 stops. 74 registers. 66 ranks. 3976 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Drawknobs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs.

Notes

  • From the 2007 Organ Atlas: Renovation of 1933 Kimball (Opus 7256) installed in this location in 1940. Tonal changes made by Berrelli/Flannigan in 1967 were reversed, console renovated, some new chests supplied for 1955 Casavant Antiphonal. (James Cook. July 14, 2007)

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Bibliography

  • Schnurr, Jr., Stephen J.. "Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ," 2007 Organ Atlas: Central Indiana Region (232-239). [Photographs and stoplist]

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2007-07-13
Antiphonal. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2007-07-13
Organ. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2007-07-13
Console. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2006-06-17
Nameplate. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2006-06-17

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Stoplist

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  • Specification from 2007 Organ Atlas: Central Indiana Region
    Indianapolis, Indiana
    Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ
    
    W.W. Kimball Co.   KPO 7256   1940                4 manuals, 56 stops, 66 ranks
    As restored by Reynolds Associates, Inc.   1999
    _______________________________________________________________________________
    
            GREAT ORGAN (4½" wind)                   SWELL ORGAN (6" wind)
        16' Spitzflöte              61           16' Echo Lieblich           73
         8' First Diapason          61            8' Geigen Diapason         73
         8' Second Diapason         61            8' Rohrflöte               73
         8' Harmonic Flute          61            8' Salicional              73
         8' Gemshorn                61            8' Voix Celeste            73
         4' Octave                  61            8' Erzähler                73
         4' Harmonic Flute          61            8' Erzähler Celeste        73
     2 2/3' Octave Quinte           61            4' Octave Geigen           73
         2' Super Octave            61            4' Traverse Flute          73
            Fourniture IV          244        2 2/3' Twelfth                 61
         8' Trumpet                 CH            2' Fifteenth               61
         4' Clarion                 CH            2' Blockflöte              61 a
            Tremulant                         1 3/5' Tierce                  61 a
         8' Harp (Deagan)           61 bars          Plein Jeu III          183
         4' Celesta (fr. Harp)      --           16' Contra Fagotto          73
            Chimes (Deagan "A")     21 tubes      8' Trompete                73
            Zimbelstern              8 bells      8' Oboe                    73
            Great to Great 4'                     8' Rohr Schalmei           61 b
                                                  8' Vox Humana (4" wind)    61
            CHOIR ORGAN (6" wind)                 4' Clarion                 73
         8' English Diapason        73               Tremulant
         8' Concert Flute           73               Swell to Swell 16'
         8' Dulciana                73               Swell Unison Off
         8' Unda Maris (TC)         61               Swell to Swell 4'
         4' Lieblich Flöte          73
         4' Principal               73 a             PEDAL ORGAN
     2 2/3' Nasat                   61           32' Acoustic Bass           --
         2' Octave (fr. Prin)       -- a         16' Open Diapason           32
         8' Trumpet                 73           16' Bourdon                 56
         8' French Horn             73           16' Spitzflöte              GT
         8' Clarinet                73           16' Echo Lieblich           SW
         8' English Horn            73           16' Violone                 44
         4' Clarion (fr. Tpt)       --            8' Principal               32
            Tremulant                             8' Flute (from Bdn)        --
            Choir to Choir 16'                    8' Spitzflöte              GT
            Choir Unison Off                      8' Still Gedackt           SW
            Choir to Choir 4'                     8' Cello (from Vln)        --
                                                  4' Choral Bass             32
            ANTIPHONAL ORGAN                      4' Flute (from Bdn)        --
         8' Principal               61 c          2' Super Octave (fr. Prin) CH a
         8' Bourdon                 85 a             Rauschpfeife II         64 b
         4' Montre                  61           16' Trombone (ext CH Tpt)   12
         4' Flûte à Cheminée        61 a         16' Contra Fagotto          SW
         2' Flautino                61 a          8' Trumpet                 CH
     1 1/3' Larigot                 61 a          4' Clarion                 CH
            Sesquialtera II        122 b          4' Rohr Schalmei           SW
            Fourniture IV          244 c
         8' Trompette en Chamade    61 d
    
         a  addition by Reynolds Associates, 1999
         b  addition by Bertorelli/Flannigan, 1967
         c  from Antiphonal added by Casavant, 1955
         d  revoiced by Reynolds Associates, 1999
    
            COMBINATION ACTION (32 memory levels)    COUPLERS
            Antiphonal   8      (thumb)              Great to Pedal           8' 4'
            Swell        8      (thumb)              Swell to Pedal           8' 4'
            Great        8      (thumb)              Choir to Pedal           8' 4'
            Choir        8      (thumb)              Antiphonal to Pedal      8'
            Pedal        8      (thumb & toe)        Swell to Great       16' 8' 4'
            General     12      (thumb & toe)        Choir to Great       16' 8' 4'
                                                     Antiphonal to Great      8' 4'
            REVERSIBLES                              Swell to Choir       16' 8' 4'
            Antiphonal to Pedal (thumb & toe)        Antiphonal to Choir      8'
            Swell to Pedal      (thumb & toe)        Choir to Swell           8'
            Great to Pedal      (thumb & toe)        Antiphonal to Swell      8'
            Choir to Pedal      (thumb & toe)
            Sforzando           (thumb & toe)
    
            EXPRESSION
            Balanced Pedal - Swell
            Balanced Pedal - Choir
            Register Crescendo Pedal
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-07-11]
    
    
  • Click Here Specification from 2007 Organ Atlas: Central Indiana Region Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.