Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

E.F. Walcker Orgelbau (1967)

Location:

University Presbyterian Church
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 US
Organ ID: 1675

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been removed from this location and currently in storage.
  • 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: Slider
  • 15 ranks. 799 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 12 stops. 12 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider 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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 12
  • Registers: 12
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 21, 2018:

Updated by Matthew Alan Edwards, the builder.
After University Presbyterian Church merged with another congregation and the building was sold and razed, the organ was dismantled and placed in storage in the Moody Music Building at the University of Alabama.

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

Database Manager on April 21, 2018:

Updated by Matthew Alan Edwards, the builder.
After University Presbyterian Church merged with another congregation and the building was sold and razed, the organ was dismantled and placed in storage in the Moody Music Building at the University of Alabama.

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

Database Manager on April 21, 2018:

Updated by Matthew Alan Edwards, the builder.
After University Presbyterian Church merged with another congregation and the building was sold and razed, the organ was dismantled and placed in storage in the Moody Music Building at the University of Alabama.

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

Database Manager on October 06, 2009:

Updated through online information from Patrick.

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 6, 2010
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary Interior and Chancel: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-06

Chancel and Organ: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-06

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-06

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2010-07-06

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