Opus 39

Nov 3, 07:38 AM

Opus 39

Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
Atlanta, Georgia
Year of Commission 1986

The compass of this Continuo organ is: Manual C, D, D# to d’, 50 notes.

The organ case in made of cherry. The case is of baroque design, with solid frame and raised panel construction. The keyboard has granadilla wood for the naturals and white beech wood for the sharps. The key and stop action is mechanical, Sticker action is employed.

The domed caps of the Rohrflöte 4’ are soldered permanently to the pipe body. The ears at the mouth are made out of rolled lead sheet metal for tuning. For the Prinzipal 2' cone-tuning is employed. The Regal 8’ pipes are built from 75% tin and 25% lead alloy metal. This stop is optional and it can easily be exchanged with the Quinte 1 1/3’. All pipes are fastened with screws to avoid dislodging during transport. The case has heavy-duty piano wheels for mobility.

The organ is built in two pieces; the upper case houses the chest, keyboard, pipes and key action, the lower case houses the 115V - 60 Hz blower-motor, and the first larger five pipes of the Holzgedackt. (Total height 74'', width 38'', depth 28.5''. Height of upper case 48'').

4 stops | 4 ranks
Mechanical action | Continuo