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Parkey OrganBuilders (Opus 14, 2013)

Originally Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1472, 1971)

Location:

Providence United Methodist Church
2810 Providence Road
Charlotte, NC 28211 US
Organ ID: 52036

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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: EP pitman
  • 64 ranks. 3 manuals. 51 stops. 64 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In side 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: 3
  • Stops: 51
  • Registers: 64
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • 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 a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 20, 2013:

Updated through online information from T. Daniel Hancock.

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

Database Manager on October 10, 2013:

Altered and relocated existing organ. Identified by Jeff Scofield, using information found in The Diapason October 2013. --

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist (Source: The Diapason, Vol. 104, No. 10)
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel, façades, en-chamade and console: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2013-09-06

Left chamber, console and façade pipes: Photograph by Monty Bennett, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-09

Console: Photograph by Monty Bennett, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-09

Pedal drawknobs: Photograph by Monty Bennett, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-09

Swell drawknobs: Photograph by Monty Bennett, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-09

Solo and Great drawknobs: Photograph by Monty Bennett, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-09

Great and Choir drawknobs: Photograph by Monty Bennett, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-09

Console center: Photograph by Monty Bennett, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-09-09

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