Pipe Organ Database

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E.F. Walcker & Cie. (Opus 5900, 1990)

Location:

Methodist Temple U.M.C.
2109 Lincoln Ave.
Evansville, IN 47714 US
Organ ID: 11179

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 56 ranks. 3,027 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 43 stops. 42 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 43
  • Registers: 42
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Balanced tracker.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 30, 2008:

Updated through on-line information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ is in regular use for services (April 2008). Church web site gives stoplist, and has photo and sound clip.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on August 06, 2007:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- According to the church web site: Housed in an 11-sectional oak case with 59 pipes en façade arranged: 3-3-7-7-7-7-5-5-5-5-5. Console has walnut interior. Naturals of ebony. Sharps of walnut capped in bone. Installation completed in 1991.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Under construction in 1990.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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