Pipe Organ Database

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Austin Organs, Inc. (Opus 2103-A, 1976)

Location:

First Baptist Church
Church Street
Selma, AL 36701 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 16068

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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 May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Austin Universal Air
  • 34 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 33 stops. 29 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 33
  • Registers: 29
  • 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: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 12, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on July 11, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Originally installed in 1951 as 3/33 Op. 2301.

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

Database Manager on April 01, 2005:

Extensive tonal revisions to organ of 1952.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the console July 2010
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-07

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-07

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Chamber: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-07

Chancel and Pipe Chamber: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-07

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-07

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