Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 3080, 1969)

Location:

Scarritt College/Scarritt-Bennett Center
1008 19th Ave. S
Nashville, TN 37212 US
Wightman Chapel
Organ ID: 6186

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on June 03, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 37 ranks. 1,784 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 26 stops. 26 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on September 25, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 26
  • Registers: 26
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on September 25, 2019.
Database Manager on September 25, 2019:

Updated by Derek Milnar, the builder. Milnar replaced the combination action with a Peterson 32-level in 2004. The installed new slider motors in 2006 and replaced the hinge leather in 2007.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 26, 2019.

Database Manager on May 19, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Renamed Scarritt Graduate School in 1981; school closed in 1988 and was purchased by the Women's Division of the United Methodist Church and renamed Scarritt-Bennett Center; Wightman Chapel is a very popular wedding venue.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1970

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 from the OHS PC Database.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist 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.

Instrument Images:

Organ case: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-09-05

Chapel interior: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-09-05

Console: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-09-05

Console and pipes: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-09-05

Chapel exterior: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-09-05

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