The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
924 Van Buren Avenue
Oxford, Mississippi 38655

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 44014.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 21, 2017.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 3 divisions. 22 stops. 25 registers. 30 ranks. 1579 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front.

Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified by Riley Wes Mitchell from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. (Database Manager. October 1, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. March 19, 2010)
  • Updated by Justin Little, listing this website as a source of information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJ_c_alLf-M.
    According to the YouTube video, this organ has been enlarged to 3 manuals. (Steven E. Lawson. May 4, 2017)
  • Updated by Scott Crowell, naming this as the source of information: Advertisement-May 2014 American Organist (page 9).

    New console, casework, and additions completed in December 2013 by Cornel Zimmer. (Database Manager. August 21, 2017)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Tanner Gough 2017-07-23
Church Interior with Pipe Facade. Photograph by Tanner Gough 2017-07-23
Church Interior. Photograph by Tanner Gough 2017-07-23

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications

  •      Oxford, Mississippi
         First Presbyterian Church
    
         Casavant   Op. 3448   1980   2/30
    
         Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
         St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
    
         GRAND ORGUE                RÉCIT
      8' Montre 61               8' Bourdon 61
      8' Flûte à cheminée 61     8' Viole de gambe 61
      8' Dulciane RE             8' Voix céleste 54 GG
      4' Prestant 61             8' Dulciane 61
      2' Octavin 61              4' Flûte conique 61
     II  Cornet 98 tc            2' Doublette 61
     IV  Fourniture 244      1 1/3' Quinte 61
      8' Trompette 61          III  Cymbale 183
         Tremblant               8' Hautbois 61
         Clochettes (pf)            Tremblant
                                    Sub
         PÉDALE                     Unison off
     16' Soubass 32                 Super
     16' Bourdon 12 RE
      8' Octavebasse 32
      8' Bourdon RE
      4' Octave 32
    III  Fourniture 96
     16' Basson 32
      4' Chalumeau 32                                            
    
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield March 19, 2010.]
  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.