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M. P. Möller (Opus 11458, 1981)

Location:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1200 Marquette Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 27919

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Status and Condition:

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

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 85 ranks. 4,939 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 66 stops. 99 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 66
  • Registers: 99
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled 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 Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible 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 04, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- 23 ranks retained from previous organ.

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

Database Manager on November 06, 2009:

Updated through online information from David Engen.

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

Database Manager on January 24, 2009:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Some Kimball stops were retained, including the 32' Bourdon and full-length 32' Contre Bombarde.

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

Database Manager on August 30, 2007:

Identified by Jeff Scofield through information in Möller factory documents.

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

Instrument Images:

Nave and Balcony: Photograph by William Barnes. Taken on 2015-04-06

Choir Loft and Organ Case: Photograph by William Barnes. Taken on 2015-04-06

Console to right: j. Taken on 1986-11-11

Console to left: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1986-11-11

Chancel and organ case: Photograph by William Barnes. Taken on 2015-04-06

Church exterior: Photograph by Chris Stroh, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-05-17

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