Rodgers Rodgers 579 Organ

INSPIRATION, INNOVATION & ASSURANCE SINCE 1958

Features

  • Traditional wood veneer cabinet, built in the USA
  • Choice of three veneer colors
  • 2 manuals, 116 pipe organ stops
  • 104 additional voiceable Library Voices: 89 pipe organ voices, 15 premium orchestral voices
  • Simple, easy-to-play design
  • Full general/divisional combination action
  • Practice mode with built-in demo songs
  • Record/playback with music storage
  • USB data storage for registrations and song data
  • Practice mode with built-in demo songs
  • Rodgers Hymn Player automatically plays 350 built-in hymns with prelude & verse
  • Matching music storage bench
  • Locking rolltop
  • Velocity-sensitive “Ivory Feel” keyboards with optional tracker touch
  • 32-note radiating AGO pedalboard
  • Expression shoes for Manual I/Pedal & Manual II
  • Crescendo pedal
  • 10 general memory pistons and 5 each for Manual I and II
  • 10 configurable toe pistons
  • Memory +/- 20 banks (levels)
  • PREV/NEXT piston sequencer recall
  • I/P, II/P, II/I couplers
  • 6 Library/MIDI couplers
  • Bass coupler
  • Melody I coupler
  • Over 40 demo songs
  • Exclusive built-in practice assistant
  • 9 historic temperaments
  • Tuning control
  • -6/+5 transposer
  • RSS room modeling
  • STOP, PLAY, REC pistons
  • Stereo headphone jack
  • MIDI in/out and Local Off
  • Internal audio system: 2 channels x 50 watts
  • Matching wood grain satellite speakers: 2 channel x 15 watts
  • 2 to 10 channel external audio option
  • Onboard voicing finishing and leveling control
  • Pipe organ modeling technologies
  • Pipes off
  • Ancillary on
  • Manual I/Pedal Enclosed
  • Chimes
  • Organ Type piston instantly activates American Eclectic, English Cathedral, French Romantic or German Baroque stops
  • Adjustable Tremulants
  • Dimmer control for console lighting
  • Built in USA

Available options:

  • Tracker touch keyboards
  • Parallel pedalboard and bench
  • Interface to existing or new pipes

Specification

Engraved StopVoice Palette 1Voice Palette 2Voice Palette 3

MANUAL I

   
 Bourdon 16'Violone 16'Principal 16'Quintaton 16'
 Principal 8'Open Diapason 8'Montre 8'Prinzipal 8'
 Gemshorn 8'2nd Diapason 8'Voce Umana II 8'Acoline 8'
 Gedackt 8'Clarabella 8'Flûte Harmonique 8'Bourdon 8'
 Octava 4'Principal 4'Flûte à Bec 4'Fugara 4'
 Rohrflöte 4'Open Flute 4'Lieblichflöte 4'Kleine Gedackt 4'
 Quinte 2-2/3'Twelfth 2-2/3'Nazard 2-2/3'Quintaden 8'
 Superoctav 2'Fifteenth 2'Doublette 2'Piccolo 2'
 Mixtur IVTierce Mixture VCornet VRauschquint IV
 Trumpet 8'Waldhorn 8'Trompette 8'Cromorne 8'
 Chimes   

MANUAL II

   
 Spitz Geigen 8'Geigen Diapason 8'Salicional 8'Viola 8'
 Still Gedackt 8Stopped Diapason 8'Bourdon 8'Rohr Gedackt 8'
 Viola Céleste II 8'Flûte Céleste II 8'Voix Céleste II 8'Schwebung II 8'
 Principal 4'Unda Maris II 4'Prestant 4'Muted Viols II 4'
 Nachthorn 4'Solo Flute 4'Flûte Traversière 4'Spillflöte 4'
 Nasat 2 2/3'Twelfth 2-2/3'Nazard 2-2/3'Quinte 2-2/3'
 Piccolo 2'Wald Flute 2'Doublette 2'Schwegel 2'
 Sesquialtera IIDolce Cornet IITierce 1-3/5'Larigot 1-1/3'
 Scharff IIICymbale IIIPlein Jeu IVSifflöte 1'
 Bassoon 16'Contra Trompette 16'Bombarde 16'Dulzian 16'
 Schalmei 8'Oboe 8'Hautbois 8'Trompette 8'

PEDAL

   
 Principal 16'Open Wood 16'Contrabass 16'Violone 16'
 Subbass 16'2nd Subbass 16'Bourdon 16'Quintaton 16'
 Octava 8'Octave 8'Montre 8'Violoncello 8'
 Bourdon 8'Stopped Flute 8'Flûte 8'Still Gedackt 8'
 Choral Bass 4'Fifteenth 4'Flûte de Bois 4'Quintflöte 10-2/3'
 Posaune 16'Trombone 16'Bombarde 16'Basson 16'
 Trompete 8'Trumpet 8'Trompette 8'Dulzian 8'
 Klarine 4'Cornet Clarion 4'Clarion 4'Schalmei 4'
ADDITIONAL LIBRARY VOICES
Principal 32’Contra Geigen 32’Contra Bourdon 32’
Spitz Prinzipal 16’ Lieblich Gedackt 16’Dulciana 16’
Cellos Célestes II 16’ Erzhaler Célestes II 16’Montre 8’
Bach Principal 8’ Gemshorn 8’Gamba 8’
Dulciana 8’ Holzgedackt 8’Gross Flute 8’
2nd Flute Harmonique 8’ Célestes III 8’Unda Maris III 8’
Principal 4’ Open Flute 4’Chimney Flute 4’
Quinte 2-2/3’ Nazard 2-2/3’Gemshorn 2’
Piccolo 2’ Tierce 1-3/5’Larigot 1-1/3’
Septième 1-1/7’ Sifflöte 1’Jeu de Clochette II
Quartane II Scharf IIGabler Cornet V
Pedal Grand Mixtur VI Grave Mixtur IV2nd Grave Mixtur IV
Fourniture San Sulpice IV-VI Tierce Fourniture VIGrand Mixtur VIII
Double Ophicleide 32’ Contre Bombarde 32’Contre Bassoon 32’
2nd Bombarde 16’ Contre Trompette 16’Rankett 16’
Trompet 8’ Trompette 8’2nd Trompette 8’
State Trumpet 8’ Chamades 8’Dulzian 8’
Cromorne 8’ Baryton 8’Cor d’Amour 8’
Regal 8’ Vox Humana 8’Vox Humaine 8’
Vox Humaine Trem 8’ Clarion 4’Clairon 4’
2nd Clairon 4’ Rohrschalmei 4’Principals III 8+4+2
Principals+Mixturs 8+4+2+IV Flute Célestes IV 16+4Célestes IV 16’+4’
Célestes VI 16’+8’+4’Célestes VI 16’+8’+4’+VoxVoxes II 16’+8’
Voxes II 16’+4’Full Swell 16’+8’+4’+ReedsTibia 8’
Tibia 4’VDO Celeste 8’VDO Celeste Trem 8’
Tuba Trem 8’Cornopean Trem 8’Tibias 16’+8’+Vox 16’+ 8’
Full Tibias+Strs 8’+4’Vox&Str 16’+Tib 8’+QuintVox 16’+8’+Celetes 8’
Tibias 8’,4’+StrTibias 8’,4’+Str+VoxTibias 8’,4’+Tuba 8’
Tibia 4’+Celestes 8’Tibias 4’,2’+Str 16’, 8’Tibia 4’ + Kinura 8’
Str 8’+Tibias 2’+GlockenTibia 4’+GlockenspielOrgan Harp 8’
Chrysoglott 4’Tubular BellTracker/Barker Noise
Orchestral OboeOrchestral ClarinetOrchestral Flute
Orchestral TrumpetHarpsichord 8 IHarpsichord 8 II
Harpsichord 4Harpsichord LuteHarpsichord 8+8
Harpsichord 8+4Celesta

Expression Pedal

  • Manual I/Pedal and Manual II expression pedal
  • Programmable crescendo pedal

Combination Action

  • General 1-10
  • Manual I 1-5
  • Manual II 1-5
  • 20 internal memory banks

Size and weight

  • CONSOLE DIMENSIONS: 45.7" (116 cm) height x 58.3" (148 cm) width x 27" (69 cm) depth without pedalboard; 44.1" (117 cm) depth with pedalboard.
  • WEIGHT (packaged approx.): Console, speakers, pedalboard & bench: 584 lbs (265 kg)

Rodgers maintains a policy of continuous improvement on its instruments and therefore reserves the right to change specifications without notice or obligation.

Organ Manuals: 
2 Manuals
Organ Controls: 
Tab
Control Type Options: 
Lighted