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M. P. Möller (Opus 9912, 1964)

Location:

First Church of Christ, Scientist
935 High St. SE
Salem, OR 97302 US
Organ ID: 38361

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Church of Christ, Scientist
  • 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 September 27, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 11 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 29 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on September 27, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Registers: 29
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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.
  • 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 Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on September 27, 2019.
Database Manager on September 26, 2019:

Updated via email information from David O. Ruberg of Seattle, Washington who used to play the organ [2019-09-25].

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 27, 2019.

Database Manager on January 12, 2009:

Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 26, 2019.
Stoplist from memory; verified & updated by Lanny Hochhalter: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from David O. Ruberg via James R. Stettner
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on September 27, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Church Interior, Chancel, and Chamber Grillework: Möller Promotional Image; submitted by Lanny Hochhalter. Taken on 1964-05-04

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