Pipe Organ Database

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M. P. Möller (Opus 11446, 1980)

Location:

First United Methodist Church
209 W. First St.
Reno, NV 89501 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 28857

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • 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: EP pitman
  • 12 ranks. 781 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 stops. 30 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Registers: 30
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 03, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- 5-stop Antiphonal prepared-for

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

Database Manager on October 10, 2007:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Great exposed on either side of central window at the front. Principal unit and Mixture on right; Gedeckt unit and Krummhorn in left. 16' Principal extensions on left side of chancel as facade for chambered expressive Swell. No independent Pedal registers. Console has five blank tabs in preparation for an unnamed division.

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

Database Manager on September 22, 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 console May 4, 1994
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary interior with pipe facades: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1994-05-04

16' Principal and 16' Bourdon extensions in front of Swell chamber: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1994-05-04

Exposed Great pipework (left): Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1994-05-04

Exposed Great pipework (right): Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1994-05-04

Console: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1994-05-04

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