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John-Paul Buzard Organ Craftsmen / Buzard Pipe Organ Builders (Opus 18-A, 2003)

Originally John-Paul Buzard (Opus 18, 1997)

Location:

First United Methodist Church
1934 108th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98004 US
Organ ID: 47430

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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 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: Slider with direct-electric pull-downs (externally mounted)
  • 4 divisions. 3 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with direct-electric pull-downs (externally mounted) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
  • Slider Motors: Electric motors.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • 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: Computerized/Digital 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 November 29, 2010:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- This was the completion of the Choir division as an independent division - rather than being a "Composite Choir" made of expressive stops from the Great.

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

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