Wicks Organ Co. (Opus 4371, 1963)

Location:

Wheat Ridge Congregational, United Church of Christ
6310 W. 29th Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80214 US
Organ ID: 71114

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Churches of Christ (UCC)
  • 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 Benjamin Ehrlich on June 02, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 20 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals.
Chancel:
  • Built by Wicks Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Benjamin Ehrlich on June 02, 2022.
Organ Reference in Celebration Program: Open In New Tab Wheat Ridge UCC was previously Boulevard Congregational (26th Ave/Federal Blvd in Denver). Four unknown ranks were retained from previous instrument.
Document created on 2022-06-02
We received the most recent update for this document from Benjamin Ehrlich on June 02, 2022.
  • Church Website - music program webpage for Wheat Ridge UCC, including Wicks Organ

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Benjamin Ehrlich. Taken on 2022-06-02

Builder's nameplate: Photograph by Benjamin Ehrlich. Taken on 2022-06-02

Great and Choir Stops: Photograph by Benjamin Ehrlich. Taken on 2022-06-02

Swell and Pedal stops: Photograph by Benjamin Ehrlich. Taken on 2022-06-02

Pulpit and east wall of Sanctuary: Photograph by Benjamin Ehrlich. Taken on 2022-06-02

Entrance from west side of church: Photograph by Benjamin Ehrlich. Taken on 2022-06-02

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