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Central Lutheran Church
312 E. 3rd Avenue
Spokane, Washington 99202

OHS Database ID 34412.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 25, 2008.


Technical Details

Wicks Direct Electric(©) chests.

Two manuals. 1 divisions. 3 stops. 20 registers. 3 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- This was likely a "Fuga" model, with Diapason, Gedeckt, and Salicional. The organ was moved to the new [present] church, and replaced there in 1966 with a new Aeolian-Skinner. There is an older Wicks "Fuga" at Whitworth College in Spokane, and that may be this instrument. (Database Manager. April 25, 2008)

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from James R. Stettner.. Source: Stoplist copied from console stop controls PDF document; -- will open in a new window or tab.
  • Original document from James R. Stettner.. Source: Stoplist copied from the console April 1, 1998

  • Spokane, WA
    Central Lutheran Church
    
    WICKS ORGAN CO., Opus 2221, 1940 - Original Specifications
    
    
    GREAT (Expressive)              SWELL (Expressive)              PEDAL (Expressive)
      16    Bourdon                   8     Gedeckt                   16  Subbass
      8     Principal                 8     Salicional                8   Gedeckt
      8     Gedeckt                   8     Quintadena                4   Principal
      8     Salicional                4     Flöte                     2   Flöte
      4     Principal                 2-2/3 Nazard                        blank
      2-2/3 Quint                     2     Principal                     blank
      2     Flöte                     1-3/5 Terz
            blank                     1     Sifflöte
            blank                     8     Oboe 
            blank                           blank
                                            blank
                                            Tremolo
    
    
    STOP / RANK / PIPE ANALYSIS
      16    Subbass                  (Ped)  12  Extension of the 8' Gedeckt.
      16    Bourdon                   (Gt)  --  Same as the 16' Subbass.
      8     Principal                 (Gt)  --  From the 4' Principal. 1©12 from the
                                                   8' Gedeckt.
      8     Gedeckt            (Gt/Sw/Ped)  61
      8     Salicional             (Gt/Sw)  61
      8     Quintadena                (Sw)  --  Synthetic. Derived from the 8' Gedeckt
                                                   and 2-2/3' Nazard.
      4     Principal             (Gt/Ped)  61
      4     Flöte                     (Sw)  12  Extension of the 8' Gedeckt.
      2-2/3 Quint                     (Gt)  19  Extension of the 8' Salicional.
      2-2/3 Nazard                    (Sw)   7  Extension of the 8' Gedeckt.
      2     Principal                 (Sw)
      2     Flöte                     (Gt)   5  Extension of the 8' Gedeckt.
      1-3/5 Terz                      (Sw)  --  From the Gedeckt unit. 57 notes.
      1     Sifflöte                  (Sw)  --  From the Gedeckt unit. Top octave
                                                   repeats.
      8     Oboe                      (Sw)  --  Synthetic. Derived from the 8' 
                                                   Salicional and 2-2/3' Nazard.
            Tremolo                   (Sw)      Affects the entire instrument.
    
    
    PIPE SUMMARY
    
    Principal                       Gedeckt                         Salicional
    73 pipes                        97 pipes                        80 pipes
    
    
                                        PEDAL MOVEMENTS
                                Expression               (bal.)
                                Crescendo                (bal.)
    
    
    ACTION: D-E ™        VOICES: 3        STOPS: 20        RANKS: 3        PIPES: 250
    
    NOTES
    This organ was called the 'Fuga' model. The organ is free-standing and encased with a
    detached, stopkey console.
    
    Sources: Wicks opus list; EMN; JRS; extant organ
    		
  • Original document from James R. Stettner.. Source: Stoplist copied from the console April 1, 1998 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.