Pipe Organ Database

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Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 3020, 1949)

Location:

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
545 E. Providence Ave.
Spokane, WA 99207 US
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 25071

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on October 02, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 5 ranks. 413 pipes. 2 divisions. 2 manuals. 5 stops. 17 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 28, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 2
  • Stops: 5
  • Registers: 17
  • 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: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture 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 Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 28, 2019.
Database Manager on December 20, 2018:

Updated by Clint Meadway, who maintains the organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 21, 2018.

Database Manager on January 31, 2007:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- See the June 1952 issue of The Diapason for photo. Cost $5,700.00. Eight additional ranks prepared-for.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist copied from the console February 20. 2007: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from James R. Stettner
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on July 29, 2019.

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