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St. Paul's United Methodist Church
12th and M Street
Lincoln, Nebraska

OHS Database ID 17865.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 21, 2015.
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Technical Details

Slider chests with EP pallets (Blackinton type).

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 50 stops. 48 registers. 61 ranks. 3185 pipes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on curved jambs. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Updated through online information from John C. Friesen. (Database Manager. April 21, 2015)

Online Documents

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Bibliography

  • [Composite: several authors]. "St. Paul United Methodist Church, Lincoln, Nebraska: Bedient Organ," The Diapason (March, 2005: pp. 22-23 [Cover Feature]). [Contributions by C. Rex Bevins, William Wyman, John C. riesen and Gene Bedient. Stoplist and photograph.]
  • [Composite: several authors]. "St. Paul United Methodist Church, Lincoln, Nebraska. Bedient Pipe Organ Company.," The American Organist (Vol. 39, No. 8 [August, 2005]: pp. 48-50). [Contributing authors: Dr. C. Rex Bevins, William Wyman, John C. Friesen, Gene Bedient]

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Sanctuary interior and organ case. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Chancel, console and organ case. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from August 2005 American Organist magazine (pg 50)
    Lincoln, Nebraska
    St. Paul United Methodist Church
    
    Bedient Pipe Organ Company, Opus 70, 2002
    
        
           GREAT                            SWELL                                CHOIR
    
        16 Principal                      8 Violin Diapason                    8 Principal
         8 Principal                      8 Viole de Gambe                     8 Bourdon
         8 Salicional                     8 Bourdon                            8 Dulciana
         8 Flute Harmonique               8 Voix Celeste                       8 Unde Maris
         8 Rohrflute                      4 Prestant                           4 Principal
         4 Octave                     2 2/3 Nazard                             2 Nachthorn
         4 Spielflute (prep.)             2 Doublette                            Cornet II
     2 2/3 Quinte                     1 3/5 Tierce                               Cymbale III-IV
         2 Octave                           Mixture III-IV                     8 Trompette
     1 3/5 Terz                          16 Basson                             8 Cromorne
           Mixture IV-V                   8 Trompette                          8 Wesley Trompette (prep.)
         8 Trompette                      8 Hautbois                             Tremulant
         8 Wesley Trompette (2015)        4 Clairon                              Zimbelstern
           Tremulant                      8 Wesley Trompette (2015)
           Chimes                           Tremulant
    
    
                    PEDAL                                               COUPLERS
    
                 32 Contrebasse (from previous Reuter organ)            Great to Pedal 8
                 16 Contrebasse                                         Swell to Pedal 8
                 16 Subbass                                             Choir to Pedal 8
             10 2/3 Quinte                                              Swell to Great 16
                  8 Principal                                           Swell to Great 8
                  8 Bourdon                                             Choir to Great 16
                  4 Octave                                              Choir to Great 8
                  4 Flute                                               Swell to Choir 8
                 16 Bombarde                                            Reverse Choir to Great 8
                  8 Trompette                                           Great 16, Great Unison off
                                                                        Swell 16, Swell Unison off, Swell 4
                                                                        Choir 16, Choir Unison off, Choir 4
                                                                        
    
    
    
     [Received from Scott Crowell 2013-04-21.]
  • Click Here Stoplist from August 2005 American Organist magazine (pg 50) Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.