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Dobson Pipe Organ Builders, 1994

OHS Database ID 28053.

First Presbyterian Church
111 Capital Ave. NE
Battle Creek, Michigan 49017


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The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.

The organ is in good condition and in regular use.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2010-10-04.

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Skinner Facade. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2010-08-17
Sanctuary Interior and Chancel. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2010-08-17
Console. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2010-08-17
Nave and Balcony. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2010-08-17
Church Exterior. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2010-08-17

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The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 56 stops. 61 ranks. 3352 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Slider chests with direct-electric pallets (internal).

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped 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. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.


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