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Randall Dyer & Assoc., Inc.

Originally Reuter Organ Co. (Opus 1902, 1976)

Location:

Southern Hills United Methodist Church
2356 Harrodsburg Road
Lexington, KY 40503 US
Organ ID: 65002

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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 April 04, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 26 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals.
All:
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on April 04, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • 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 Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on April 04, 2020.
None on April 09, 2020:

Rebuild of Reuter Opus 1902, originally sold and installed in 1976 by Randall Dyer. Changes included a complete re-leathering of the organ, with new console control system, and enlargement of the console from two to three-manuals, addition of new ranks, and relocating some existing ranks.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 04, 2020.
Sent by Builder (Randall Dyer) via email: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Facade in Chancel with Console, 2019: Photograph by Randall Dyer.

Console, 2019: Photograph by Randall Dyer.

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