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Austin Organs, Inc. (Opus 2561, 1973)

Location:

Decatur Presbyterian Church
205 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 10826

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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 Jeff Scofield on March 29, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Austin Universal Air
  • 57 ranks. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 41 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 41
  • Registers: 53
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical 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
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on March 29, 2022.
Database Manager on February 04, 2007:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Main organ located in side chambers, but with part of Great and Pedal functionally-displayed on front wall. The Antiphonal is functionally-displayed in front of the gallery window.

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 1992

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

Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from <i>Catalogue of Pipe Organs In Georgia</i> Atlanta AGO
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Antiphonal organ: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-09-12

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-09-12

Chancel from rear gallery: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-09-12

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1991-07-18

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