That was the way I was taught. Awesome sounding organ also. (very into Hammonds) Gig with a SK1-73 and SK1-88. Also have a Tyros-3 and very happy with it. I understand that Yamaha is upgrading all the time ,and kudos to them, but (JMO) they might just be pricing themselves out.
C3, B3, Leslie 122's, SK1-73, SK1-88, Leslie 2101 MK2 x2 Tyros 3 Rhodes Stage 73