The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Temple Beth El
7400 Telegraph Rd.
Birmingham, Michigan 48301

Temple

OHS Database ID 27297.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 31, 2007.
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Technical Details

Wicks Direct Electric(©) chests.

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 41 stops. 51 registers. 51 ranks. 2775 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Douglas W. Craw. (Database Manager. July 31, 2007)

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Wicks Organ Co.

  •        Birmingham, Michigan
           Temple Beth El
    
           Wicks   Op. 5314   1974   3/51
           ________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                             SWELL
    
       16' Quintaton            61        8' Flute a Cheminee    61  
        8' Principal            61        8' Viole               61
        8' Holzgedeckt          61        8' Viole Celeste       49
        4' Octave               61        4' Principal           61
        4' Spillpfeife          61        4' Cor de Nuit         61
        2' Super Octave         61    2 2/3' Nazard              61
        V  Mixture             305        2' Octavin             61
        8' Trompette Militaire  61    1 3/5' Tierce              49
                                         IV  Plein Jeu          244
           CHOIR                         16' Basson              61
                                          8' Trompette           61
       16' Erzähler             12        4' Hautbois            61
        8' Copula               61           Tremolo
        8' Erzähler             61           Sub
        8' Erzähler Celeste     49           Unison Off
        4' Waldflöte            61           Super
        2' Klein Principal      61
    1 1/3' Quint                61           PEDAL
        8' Clarinet             61
           Tremolo                       16' Contrabass          32
           Sub                           16' Subbass             32
           Unison Off                    16' Quintaton           32
           Super                         16' Erzähler            CH
        8' Trompette Militaire  GT        8' Principalbass       32
           Harp Celeste         49        8' Gedecktbass         32
                                          4' Choralbass          32
           ECHO (floating)                4' Spitzflöte          32
                                          2' Octavebass          12
        8' Flauto Dolce         61       IV  Mixture            128
        8' Flute Celeste        49       32' Contre Basson  L/2  12
        8' Salicional           61       16' Posaune             32
        8' Voix Celeste         49       16' Basson              SW
        4' Gemshorn             61        8' Trombone            12
        2' Blockflöte           24        4' Zink                32
           Tremolo                        8' Trompette Militaire GT
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                  [Received from Jeff Scofield May 11, 2017]
  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Wicks Organ Co. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.