R. A. Colby, Inc. (2003)

Originally M. P. Möller (Opus 010541, 1969)

Location:

Central Baptist Church
300 N. Roan St.
Johnson City, TN 37601 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 39041

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ has been restored to a previous 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: EP pitman
  • 35 ranks. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 26 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In center 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: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Registers: 26
  • 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: Computerized/Digital 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
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 13, 2009:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Originally installed as Möller 3/35 Op. 10541 in 1969; Colby added many digital stops and a new 4-manual console in 2003.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from R. A. Colby via Daniel Gawthrop
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel from rear gallery: Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-02-10

Chancel and facades from side gallery: Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-02-10

Console: Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2009-02-10

Church Exterior: Photograph by Stephen Hall. Taken on 2013-10-14

Church Exterior - Corner Stone: Photograph by Stephen Hall. Taken on 2013-10-14

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