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M. P. Möller (Opus 11068, 1975)

Location:

Bellevue Baptist Church / Mississippi Blvd. Christian Church
70 N. Bellevue Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38104 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 30821

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist 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
  • 69 ranks. 3,818 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 49 stops. 60 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 49
  • Registers: 60
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system.
  • 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 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 January 01, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Bellevue Baptist moved to a suburban location and sold the Bellevue Blvd. facility to Mississippi Blvd. Christian Church in 1992; the Möller remained with the building and is used by MBCC.

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

Database Manager on November 05, 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:

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1989-06-30

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1989-06-30

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Chamber Grillework: (ca. 1980) Vintage Postcard; image courtesy of William Dunklin.

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