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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 3687, 1990)

Location:

Independent Presbyterian Church
4738 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38117 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 41479

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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 Arron Powell on August 13, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 64 ranks. 3,599 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 45 stops. 61 registers.
Antiphonal division ONLY:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Arron Powell on August 13, 2022.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 45
  • Registers: 61
  • 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: 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
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Arron Powell on August 13, 2022:

I am an organ lover, on staff at, & a member of, this church. While most of its pipes are at the front, Antiphonal is exposed at the rear.

We received the most recent update for this note from Arron Powell on August 13, 2022.

Arron Powell on August 13, 2022:

Contition of this instrument: Fully playable, except for the electronic carrilon ranks (chimes, harp, bells, etc.).

We received the most recent update for this note from Arron Powell on August 13, 2022.

Database Manager on June 24, 2009:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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 factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
  • Main Church Website - Main website for the church. No "about the organ" page, but sanctuary images, links to service livestreams where organ can be heard, etc...

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Chamber Grillework: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-07-23

Nave and Antiphonal Façade: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-07-23

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-07-23

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-07-23

Left Drawknobs: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-07-23

Right Drawknobs: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-07-23

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-07-23

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-07-23

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