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Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 5134, 1971)

Location:

First Christian Church
913 S. Boulder Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74119 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 36520

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Disciples of Christ / Christian Church
  • 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: Wicks Direct Electric
  • 66 ranks. 7 divisions. 3 manuals. 53 stops. 73 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Wicks Direct Electric 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: 7
  • Stops: 53
  • Registers: 73
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 10, 2015:

Updated through online information from mark howell. -- As of 1999 the gallery console is in Texas being used for Pilcher opus 624 and additions

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

Database Manager on August 14, 2008:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- There is a duplicate console in the front center of the rear balcony; The gallery divisions are installed in the rear balcony wall in a functional display.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from <i>The Diapason</i> April 1971 and visit November 1985
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-07-14

Dome, stained glass window: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-07-14

Church exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-07-14

Sanctuary interior from balcony: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-07-14

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-07-14

Gallery organ and exposed pipes: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-07-14

Chancel, console and exposed pipes: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-07-14

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