Murfreesboro, Tennessee

First Baptist Church


First Baptist Church (Murfreesboro, TN)
 
Skinner Organ, Op. 511 (1925) in First Baptist Church (Murfreesboro, TN)
 
First Baptist Church (Murfreesboro, TN)
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1925
   Opus:        511
No. manuals:    3
No. stops:      28
No. ranks:      24
No. pipes:      1,615
      

Specification

            GREAT                                  CHOIR
         8' Diapason            61              8' Diapason            73
         8' Clarabella          61              8' Concert Flute       73
         8' Gedeckt             SW              4' Flute               73
         8' Dulciana            SW              8' Clarinet            73
         4' Octave              61                 Tremolo
         4' Flute               SW                 Harp                61 bars
         8' Cornopean           SW                 Celesta
            Chimes              EC
                                                   ECHO
            SWELL                               8' Night Horn          61
        16' Bourdon             73              8' Vox Humana          61
         8' Diapason            73                 Tremolo
         8' Gedeckt             73                 Chimes              25 tubes
         8' Voix Celeste II    146
         8' Dulciana            73                 PEDAL
         4' Octave              73             16' Subbass             32
         4' Flute Triangulaire  73             16' Gedeckt             SW
         2' Flautino            61              8' Octave              12
       III  Mixture            183              8' Still Gedeckt       SW
         8' Cornopean           73                 Chimes              EC
         8' Corno d'Amour       73
            Tremolo
  


In 2003 the organ was combined with a 3-manual Allen Renaissance, with a new console. The Skinner console was sold to Dr. Charles Callahan. The Skinner stops are identified on the Allen console and can be played separately.

Photo Source: Jeff Scofield

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=7561