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Rieger-Kloss (Opus 3717, 2001)

Originally George Jardine & Son (1891)

Location:

Madison Street United Methodist Church
319 Madison Street
Clarksville, TN 37041 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 49633

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 47 ranks. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 84 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
  • Slider Motors: Electric motors.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Registers: 84
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs.
  • 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 Jeff Scofield on December 02, 2021.
Jeff Scofield on December 02, 2021:

This sanctuary replaced one destroyed by an EF-3 tornado that tracked right through downtown Clarksville, badly damaging or destroying nearly 700 structures. The church's much-altered Jardine organ was damaged beyond repair.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on December 02, 2021.

Database Manager on April 23, 2012:

Identified through online information from Scott Crowell.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Rieger-Kloss website: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on December 01, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Church interior and organ case: Photograph by theparentco.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield.

Console: Photograph by Rieger-Kloss website, submitted by Jeff Scofield.

Church exterior: Photograph by umc.org, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-06-04

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