Wicks Opus 1751 (1935)

This instrument is fully playable and in regular use.  Kindly see the article from

Pipe Organs of Chicago, Volume II by Stephen Schnurr and Dennis Northway for

further information.

 

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Manual compass is 61 notes (C-C); Pedal compass (concave,
radiating pedalboard) is 32 notes (C-G).

Specification of Wicks Organ Company opus 1751:

GREAT (Manual I, enclosed)
16 Bourdon
8 Flute
8 Salicional
8 Dulciana
4 Flute d’Amour
4 Violina
2 Piccolo

SWELL (Manual II)
16 Bourdon
8 Stopped Flute
8 Viola
8 Dulciana
8 Quintadena (synthetic)
4 Flute
4 Dulciana
2-2/3 Nazard
8 Oboe (synthetic)
Tremolo (entire organ)

PEDAL
16 Subbass
8 Gedeckt
4 Flute
4 Violina

ACCESSORIES
Balanced Swell expression shoe Balanced Crescendo shoe

 

ANALYSIS

Bourdon – 85 Pipes

Salicional – 73 Pipes

Dulciana – 61 Pipes

Free Reed – 12 Reeds