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Brainerd United Methodist Church
4315 Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37411

OHS Database ID 64042.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 12, 2019.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 51 stops. 68 registers. 68 ranks. Manual compass is 610 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Zimbelstern added 1983; 8' Holzgedackt added to Pedal 1986; en-Chamade added 1987; Pedal Kornett added 1990; III Cymbale added to Swell 1991; new console and conversion of switching to solid-state both by Schantz 1994; 8' Grossflöte from 1907 Pilcher Op. 584 added to Major Great in 2011 by Barger & Nix. (Jeff Scofield. January 12, 2019)

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Photographs

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Church exterior. Photograph courtesy of March Adams & Associates
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-08-04
chancel, exposed pipes, console and en-chamade. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-08-04
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield
Chancel and exposed pipes. Moller promotional photo, collection of Jeff Scofield 1965-04-01
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1988-08-04

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist from the factory specifications
           Chattanooga, Tennessee
           Brainerd United Methodist Church
    
           Möller   Op. 9982   1965   4/68
           _________________________________________________
    
           MAJOR GREAT                  SWELL
    
       16' Quintaton       61       16' Flûte Conique     61
        8' Prinzipal       61        8' Geigen Principal  61
        4' Octav           61        8' Flûte à Cheminée  61
        2' Super Octav     61        8' Viole de Gambe    61
       IV  Mixture        244        8' Viole Celeste     61
      III  Scharf         183        4' Prestant          61
           Unison Off                4' Flûte Allemande   61
           Chimes                    2' Flûte à Bec       61
                                 1 1/3' Larigot           61
           MINOR GREAT              IV  Plein Jeu        244
                                    16' Basson            61
        8' Bourdon         61        8' Trompette         61
        8' Gemshorn        61        8' Hautbois          61
        4' Spitzflöte      61        4' Clairon           61
        2' Waldflöte       61           Tremulant
       II  Sesquialtera   122           Sub
           Unison Off                   Unison Off
           Super                        Super
    
           CHOIR                        PEDAL
    
       16' Flauto Dolce    61       32' Untersatz          7
        8' Nachthorn       61       16' Prinzipal         32
        8' Viola Pomposa   61       16' Bordun            32
        8' Viola Celeste   61       16' Quintaton         GT
        8' Flauto Dolce    61       16' Flûte Conique     SW
        8' Flute Celeste   61       16' Flauto Dolce      CH
        4' Spitzprincipal  61        8' Octav             32
        4' Koppelflöte     61        8' Quintaton         GT
    2 2/3' Nazat           61        8' Flûte Conique     SW
        2' Prinzipal       61        8' Flauto Dolce      CH
    1 3/5' Terz            61        4' Super Octave      32
        1' Sifflöte        61        4' Nachthorn         32
      III  Zimbel         183        4' Flûte Conique     SW
       16' Holzregal       61       II  Rauschquinte      64
        8' Krummhorn       61       II  Mixtur            64
        4' Trichterregal   61       32' Posaune   L/2     12
           Tremulant                16' Posaune           32
           Sub                      16' Basson            SW
           Unison Off                8' Posaune           12
           Super                     8' Basson            SW
                                     4' Klarine           12
           BOMBARDE                  4' Krummhorn         CH
                                        Chimes            GT
        V  Harmonics      305
       16' Bombarde        tc
        8' Bombarde        61
        4' Clarion         61
           Unison Off
    
            [Received from Jeff Scofield January 12, 2019]
    
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