Pipe Organ Database

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R. A. Colby, Inc. (2014)

Originally Otto Hofmann (1969)

Location:

First United Methodist Church
1201 Lavaca Street
Austin, TX 78701 US
Organ ID: 56548

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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: Information unknown or not applicable
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 27, 2017:

Enlargement of 1969 Otto Hofmann organ, including many digitally sampled stops

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

Database Manager on September 01, 2015:

This is a rebuild of an existing organ. Identified by T. Bradford Willis, DDS, based on personal knowledge of the organ.
http://fumcaustin.org/worship-music/music-ministry/organ/

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
from church website: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-09-01

Console: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-09-01

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-09-01

Left Drawknobs: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-09-01

Right Drawknobs: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-09-01

Chamber Grillework: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-09-01

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