Allen Elite™ Opus V

Burton Tidwell, Designer
Allen/Tidwell Elite Custom Organ interfaced with Tidwell/Schlicker pipe organ

The Elite program places the resources and expertise of the world's premier organ builder at the disposal of the world's finest organ designers. Each Elite organ is the embodiment of well-articulated musical ideals. Every console is a numbered Opus. Each Elite owner is rewarded with a world-class instrument of uncompromised excellence and exceptional beauty.




Elite™ Opus V is a 56 Stop/Two-Manual combination pipe-and-digital instrument with 15 ranks of pipes and 20 audio channels. The console is custom finished in walnut and curly-maple, with rosewood accents. Among the console's unique features are LED indicators for Crescendo, Crescendo B, SFZ and PLNM. This Opus edition was designed for First Presbyterian Church Chapel in Gastonia, North Carolina.

    • Adjustable-height, solid wood music rack
    • Rosewood divisional dividers, rocker tab overlays and spacers
    • LED indicators for Crescendo, Crescendo B, SFZ and PLNM
    • Rosewood nameplates with white engravings
    • Drawknobs: Elite-style with rosewood stems and maple faces
    • S-style keyboard cheeks
    • Parallel keyboards with rosewood sharps with Ivora naturals
    • Black pistons; keycheek pistons have LED indicators
    • Brass toe studs
    • Pedalboard: rosewood sharps with maple naturals
    • Adjustable, crank-bench with back rest
PEDAL
• 32 Contre Bourdon
• 16 Principal
• 16 Bourdon
• 16 Bourdon doux (Sw)
• 8 Octave
• 8 Flute (Gt)
• 8 Bourdon (Sw)
• 8 Gamba (Gt)
• 4 Choralbass
• 32 Contre Basson (Sw)
• 16 Bombarde
• 8 Trompette en chamade
• 8 Trompete (Gt)
• 8 Hautbois (Sw)
• 4 Chalumeau
• Chimes
• MIDI on Pedal

SWELL
• 8 Geigen Principal
• 8 Bourdon
• 8 Concert Flute
• 8 Viole de gambe
• 8 Viole céleste
• 8 Flûte douce
• 8 Flûte céleste
• 4 Principal
• 4 Flûte conique
• 2 2/3 Nazard
• 2 Octavin
• 1 3/5 Tierce
• 1 1/3 Larigot
• Plein jeu IV
• 16 Basson
• 8 Trompette en chamade
• 8 Cornopean
• 8 Hautbois
• 8 Cor Anglais
• 4 Clairon
• 8 Voix humaine
• Tremulant
• Chimes
• Unison Off
• MIDI on Swell
GREAT
• 16 Bourdon - Digital & Pipes
• 8 Principal - Pipes
• 8 Montre
• 8 Flûte à chiminée - Pipes
• 8 Flûte harmonique
• 8 Gamba
• 8 Viole céleste II (Sw)
• 8 Flûte céleste II (Sw)
• 4 Octave - Pipes
• 4 Prestant
• 4 Flûte octaviante
• 2 2/3 Quinte
• 2 Doublette
• Cornet II
• Mixture II-IV - Pipes
• Fourniture IV
• 16 Douçaine
• 8 Trompette en chamade
• 8 Trompette
• 8 Clarinet
• 8 French Horn
• Chimes
• Tremulant
• Unison Off
• MIDI on Great

COUPLERS
• 8 Great To Pedal
• 4 Great To Pedal
• 8 Swell To Pedal
• 4 Swell To Pedal
• 8 Great To Swell
• 8 Swell To Great
• Tremulants Full