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Jack Proctor (1951)

Originally Austin Organ Co. (Opus 761, 1917)

Location:

First Presbyterian Church
106 N. Lamar St
Itasca, TX 76055 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 67705

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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 needs attention, but in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on February 25, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Austin Universal Air
  • 10 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 10 stops. 11 registers.
Great (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Austin Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 25, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Austin Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 25, 2021.

Pedal (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
  • Built by Austin Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 25, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by Austin Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 10
  • Registers: 11
  • 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.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on February 25, 2021.
Jim Stettner on February 25, 2021:

Identified through online information from Andy Rose. -- This was the moving and reinstallation of the existing instrument in the new sanctuary. Tonal changes have been made which may have occurred at this time. The chimes were reportedly added in the 1980's.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on February 25, 2021.
Stoplist courtesy of Andy Rose via email: Open In New Tab Originally published February 23, 2021
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jim Stettner on February 25, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary interior with pipe chamber in front on the right: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2012-12-04

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