Traditional style console with roll top.
The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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Two manuals. 23 stops. 17 registers. 17 ranks. 1176 pipes.
Austin Universal Air Chests(©).
Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. Concave radiating pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.
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Evanston, Illinois First Methodist Church THE CHAPEL/GREAT HALL ORGAN The Chapel/Great Hall Organ was built by the Austin Organ Company in 1930. It has 17 ranks, located in the space between Tittle Chapel and Great Hall. It can be played either from a console in the Chapel or from an identical console in Great Hall. The specifications of the Chapel/GreatHall Organ are: GREAT ORGAN (Enclosed) Open Diapason 8 73 pipes Major Flute 8 73 pipes Concert Flute 8 73 pipes Dulciana 8 73 pipes Unda Maris 8 61 pipes Octave 4 73 pipes Dulcet 4 73 notes French Trumpet 8 73 pipes Tremulant SWELL ORGAN (Enclosed) Bourdon 16 97 pipes Violin Diapason 8 73 pipes Rohr Flute 8 73 notes Salicional 8 73 pipes Voix Celeste 8 61 pipes Flute 4 73 notes Nazard 2 2/3 61 pipes Flautino 2 61 pipes Tierce 1 3/5 61 pipes Oboe 8 73 pipes Vox Humana 8 61 pipes Tremulant PEDAL ORGAN Double Open Diapason 16 12 pipes Bourdon 16 32 pipes Lieblich Gedeckt 16 32 notes Flute 8 12 pipes [Posted to PipeChat May 12, 2009.]