W. Zimmer & Sons, Inc. (Opus 207, 1978)

Location:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
3906 W. Friendly Ave.
Greensboro, NC 27410 US
Organ ID: 52894

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 7 ranks. 511 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 23 stops. 7 registers.
All:
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 23
  • Registers: 7
  • 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.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 07, 2014:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner.

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

Database Manager on July 04, 2014:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by James R. Stettner, using information found in Zimmer promotional booklet. -- The organ is free-standing and encased at the front of the chapel. The 5-sectional facade has 19 pipes arranged: 3-4-5-4-3. While the organ is a unit organ, it has both expressive and non-expressive pipework. The original cost of the instrument was $42,000.00. The organ was refurbished by Cornel Zimmer in 2004.

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

Instrument Images:

Chancel and Organ Case (ca. 1978): Zimmer Promotional Photograph; image courtesy of James R. Stettner.

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