The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
400 State St
Natchez, Mississippi 39120

OHS Database ID 37666.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
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 June 4, 2013.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 42 registers. 45 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Stephen Hall. -- Extensive rebuild of 1926 Möller using pipes from Aeolian-Skinner. Console replaced by Möller in 1979. Console replaced again in 2004 during restoration by Pipe Organ Specialties. Organ is in regular use for services (information from church website, accessed December 2008) (Database Manager. December 14, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. June 4, 2013)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Photograph by Tanner Gough 2017-06-10
Church Interior with Pipe Facade. Photograph by Tanner Gough 2017-06-10
Pipe Facade. Photograph by Tanner Gough 2017-06-10

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Stoplist

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