Pipe Organ Database

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Grooms and Payne, Ltd. (2019)

Location:

Covenant Presbyterian Church
1831 Deyerle Road SW
Roanoke, VA 24018 US
Organ ID: 64706

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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 December 11, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 37 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 33 stops. 57 registers.
All:
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on December 11, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 33
  • Registers: 57
  • 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: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • 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 Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on December 11, 2019.
Database Manager on December 10, 2019:

Used 13 ranks from 1882 Hook & Hastings Op. 1089.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 11, 2019.
Stoplist copied from the stopjambs: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 11, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Chapel Interior: Photograph by Jack Lauderdale. Taken on 2019-07-27

Console: Photograph by Jack Lauderdale. Taken on 2019-07-27

Console side view: Photograph by Jack Lauderdale. Taken on 2019-07-27

Console rear: Photograph by Jack Lauderdale. Taken on 2019-07-27

Left Stopjamb: Photograph by Jack Lauderdale. Taken on 2019-07-27

Right Stopjamb: Photograph by Jack Lauderdale. Taken on 2019-07-27

Coupler rail: Photograph by Jack Lauderdale. Taken on 2019-07-27

Plaque on chamber door: Photograph by Jack Lauderdale. Taken on 2019-12-08

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