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M. P. Möller (Opus R-750, 1966)

Originally M. P. Möller (Opus 9389, 1959)

Location:

Woodside Methodist Church / Silver Spring United Methodist Church
8900 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 50933

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ is extant in this location, possibly in 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
  • 36 ranks. 2,070 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 31 stops. 38 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: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 31
  • Registers: 38
  • 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 May 28, 2017:

Silver Spring United Methodist Church was created in 2014 from the merger of two United Methodist Churches: Woodside UMC and Marvin Memorial UMC.

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

Database Manager on January 23, 2013:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on January 22, 2013:

Altered and relocated existing organ. Identified by Jeff Scofield, using information found in Factory specifications. -- The contract was for removing and reinstalling in the church's new sanctuary 1959 3/32 Moller Op. 9389, along with revoicing the Great division and installing new pipework in other divisions.

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

Church interior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-02-10

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