Austin Organ Co. (Opus 1124, 1923)

Location:

Third Church of Christ, Scientist
1707 NE 50th S.
Seattle, WA 98105 US
Organ ID: 5016

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Church of Christ, Scientist
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on July 04, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Austin Universal Air
  • 18 ranks. 1,285 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 18 stops. 27 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air 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 04, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 18
  • Registers: 27
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • 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 Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 04, 2018.
Database Manager on October 27, 2015:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The contract was signed August 24, 1922 and the organ was to cost $11,000.00. Chimes were added later, and the organ was rebuilt several times by Balcom and Vaughan.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuilt by unknown ca.1945; rebuilt Balcom & Vaughan 1980, 3-25.

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

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