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M. P. Möller (Opus 11639, 1984)

Location:

First United Methodist Church
143 Fifth Ave. S.
Franklin, TN 37064 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 27751

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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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 13 ranks. 845 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 stops. 32 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Exposed pipes visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Registers: 32
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 03, 2018:

Updated by Melvin Potts, who has heard or played the organ.
In December 2015 the church moved to a new facility north of downtown Franklin. The Moller remains in its original home which is called the "historic sanctuary." It is used for an early service each Sunday.

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

Database Manager on January 04, 2012:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- 1-11 of Great 8' Principal and 6-12 of Pedal 16' Contrebass are exposed on each side of the front wall; the rest of the organ is contained in chambers to each side.

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

Database Manager on August 28, 2007:

Identified by Jeff Scofield through information in Möller factory documents.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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