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Liberty United Methodist Church
1001 Sunset Avenue
Liberty, Missouri 64068

OHS Database ID 19216.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 9, 2015.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 16 stops. 19 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.

Notes

  • Parts of a 1951 Möller, Op. 8365, relocated from First Methodist, St. Joseph, MO. Some pipework was retained in the organ at the merged Francis St. and First Methodist in St. Joseph. The bulk of the organ was rebuilt for this church with 5 new ranks added. The existing Möller windchests were releathered and a Peterson multiplex relay, MIDI, MIDI playback sequencer. (Elizabeth Schmitt. July 24, 2005)
  • Online update from David Lewis -- 1951 Moller console to First Lutheran Church, St. Joseph, Missouri. Believe this organ replaced an 1909-10 two manual tubular pneumatic Moller built for First Methodist Episcopal Church, St. Joseph. (Database Manager. September 19, 2005)

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Church Exterior. Photograph by David Lewis 2003-10-17
Chancel, Chamber Grillework, and Trompette en Chamade. Photograph by David Lewis 2003-10-17

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  • Specification from builder's web site
    Liberty, Missouri
    Liberty United Methodist Church
    
    Quimby Pipe Organs, Inc.   1997              2 manuals, 16 stops, 19 ranks
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              GREAT ORGAN                        SWELL ORGAN
           8' Principal           61         16' Rohrflute           97
           8' Bourdon             61          8' Geigen Principal    73
           8' Rohrflute           SW          8' Rohrflute           --
           8' Dulciana            61          8' Viole de Gamba      61
           4' Octave              61          8' Viole Celeste (TC)  49
           4' Rohrflute           SW          4' Geigen Octave       --
       2 2/3' Quint               61          4' Hohlflute           61
           2' Super Octave        61 a    2 2/3' Rohr Nazat          --
       1 1/3' Mixture IV         244 a        8' Trumpet             73
           8' Trumpet en Chamade  61 a        8' Oboe                61
              Tremolo                         4' Clarion (fr. Tpt)   --
              Chimes (existing)                  Tremolo
                                              8' Trumpet en Chamade  GT
              PEDAL ORGAN
          32' Resultant (fr. Bdn) --             COUPLERS
          16' Principal (ext GT)  12             Great to Pedal      8  4
          16' Bourdon             44             Swell to Pedal      8  4
          16' Rohrflute           SW             Swell to Great  16  8  4
           8' Octave              GT             Great to Great  16 UO  4
           8' Bourdon             --             Swell to Swell  16 UO  4
           8' Rohrflute           SW             MIDI on Great
           4' Octave              SW             MIDI on Swell
          16' Contra Trumpet      pf b           MIDI on Pedal
           8' Trumpet en Chamade  GT
                                                 COMBINATIONS (32 levels)
           a  new                                General  1-10   (thumb)
           b  1-12 ext. Chamade                  General   1-5   (dup. by toe)
                                                 Great       5   (thumb)
                                                 Swell       5   (thumb)
              PEDAL MOVEMENTS                    Pedal       5   (thumb)
              Great to Pedal Reversible (toe)    General Cancel
              Swell to Pedal Reversible (toe)
              Balanced Swell Pedal
              Crescendo Pedal
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-11-09]
    
    
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