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University United Methodist Church / First University Church
6901 Washington Ave.
Saint Louis (University City), Missouri 63130

OHS Database ID 24086.

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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 September 26, 2006.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 25 stops. 65 registers. 30 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • Congregation was known as Fourth St. Church, then became 1st Methodist Episcopal South at 8th & Washington in St. Louis (H. & W. Pilcher organ). (Elizabeth Schmitt. September 26, 2006)

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Photographs

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Console to left. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Console to right. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
    University City (St. Louis), Missouri
    University Methodist Church
    
    Möller   Op. 9155   1958   3/29
    
           GREAT                       SWELL
        8' Principal 61             8' Viola Pomposa 61
        8' Gedeckt Pommer 61        8' Viola Celeste 49
        4' Octave 61                8' Rohrgedeckt 61
        4' Spillflöte (pf)          4' Geigenoctave 61
       II  Rauschquinte 122         4' Flachflöte 61 **
      III  Mixture 183 **         III  Plein Jeu 183
           Sub                     16' Fagot 61 **
           Unison Off               8' Trompette 61
           Super                    4' Musette 61 **
           Chimes (present)            Tremulant
                                       Sub
           CHOIR                       Unison Off
        8' Lochgedeckt 61              Super
        8' Dolcan 61
        8' Dolcan Celeste 49           PEDAL
        4' Koppelflöte 61          16' Principal 12 **
        4' Gemshorn (pf)           16' Subbass 32
    2 2/3' Spitzquinte 61          16' Dolcan 12 CH
        2' Nachthorn 61             8' Octave 32
    1 3/5' Terz 61 **               8' Bourdon 12
        8' Schalmei 61              8' Rohrgedeckt SW
           Tremulant            5 1/3' Rohrquint &
           Sub                      4' Super Octave 12
           Unison Off               4' Bourdon 5
           Super                   32' Grand Cornet --
           Blank                   16' Double Trumpet 12 SW
                                   16' Fagot SW
                                    8' Trompette SW
       **  Added later              4' Fagot SW
    
     [Received on line from Jeff Scofield April 13, 2009.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.