Richmond, Virginia

First Baptist Church


First Baptist Church (Richmond, VA)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.
   Year:        1954
   Opus:        728-A
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      54
No. ranks:      59
No. pipes:      3,762

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
         16' Quintaton           61               8' Viola Pomposa       73
          8' Principal           61               8' Rohrflöte           73
          8' Holzgedeckt         61               8' Salicional          73
          8' Principal Flute     61               8' Voix Celeste        73
          4' Octave              61               8' Flute Celeste II   134
          4' Flute Harmonique    61               4' Octave Geigen       73
         IV  Fourniture         244               4' Flute Triangulaire  73
        III  Cymbale            183               2' Octavin             61
             Chimes              EC              IV  Plein Jeu          305
          8' Harp (TC)           CH              16' Double Trumpet      73
                                                  8' Trompette           73
             CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Oboe                73
          8' Concert Flute       73               4' Clarion             73
          8' Dulciana            73                  Tremulant
          8' Unda Maris (TC)     61
          4' Spitzflöte          73                  ECHO-ANTIPHONAL ORGAN
      2 2/3' Rohrnasat           61               8' Spitzprinzipal      73
          2' Blockflöte          61               8' Night Horn          73
             Tremulant                            8' Flute Celeste (TC)  61
          8' Harp (TC)           --               4' Prestant            73
          4' Celesta             61 bars          4' Flute d'Amour       73
                                                  8' Vox Humana          73
             SOLO ORGAN                        IV-V  Cornet             252
          8' Flauto Mirabilis    73                  Tremulant
          8' Gamba               73                  Chimes              25 tubes
          8' Gamba Celeste       73
          8' Tuba Mirabilis      73                  PEDAL ORGAN
          8' French Horn         73              32' Resultant           --
          8' English Horn        73              16' Contrebasse         32
             Tremulant                           16' Bourdon             32
                                                 16' Quintaton           GT
                                                 16' Contra Dulciana     12 CH
                                                  8' Octave              32
                                                  8' Quintaton           GT
                                                  8' Cello               SO
                                                  4' Super Octave        12
                                                 II  Fourniture          64
                                                 16' Trombone            32
                                                 16' Double Trumpet      SW
                                                  8' Trumpet             12
                                                  4' Clarion             12
                                                     Chimes              EC

Source: Allen Kinzey  

Notes: Antiphonal destroyed by fire 1965; organ replaced by 4/92 Casavant Op. 3087 in 1970 and moved to Hatcher Memorial Baptist Church, with only Great, Swell and Pedal installed.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=7450