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First Christian Church
2601 S. Walnut St.
Hopkinsville, Kentucky 42240

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 29542.

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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 December 16, 2009.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 4 divisions. 27 stops. 22 registers. 32 ranks. 1720 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. 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

  • Identified by Jeff Scofield through information in Möller factory documents. (Database Manager. October 8, 2007)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. December 16, 2009)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com 2013-08-13
Sanctuary interior to rear. Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com 2013-08-13
Chancel and exposed pipes. Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com 2013-08-13
Console. Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com 2013-08-13
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com 2013-08-13
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com 2013-08-13

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
    Hopkinsville, Kentucky
    First Christian Church
    
    M.P. Möller, Opus 11160, 1977   2/32
    
    
    GREAT I (Exposed)                            COUPLERS
    8      Principal                 61          Swell to Pedal                [8],4
    4      Octave                    61          Great I to Pedal              [8]
    IV     Mixture                  244          Great II to Pedal             [8]
    8      Trompete                  61
           Chimes (present Deagan K) 21          Swell to Great             16,[8],4
    
           Great I Unison Off                    Great I to Swell              [8]
                                                 Great II to Swell             [8]
    
    GREAT II (Expressive)
    16     Gedeckt Bass              61          FINGER PISTONS
    8      Gedeckt Pommer            12          General                       1 - 6
    8      Flauto Dolce              61          Swell                         1 - 6
    4      Spitzflöte                61            Sw. to Ped.                 (rev)
    2      Waldflöte                 61          Great                         1 - 6
    II     Sesquialtera        (tc)  98            Gt. I to Ped.               (rev)
           Tremulant                               Gt. II to Ped.              (rev)
                                                 SFZ.                          (rev)
           Great II Unison Off                   Gen. Can.
           Great II 4
    
    SWELL (Expressive)                           TOE STUDS
    8      Rohrflöte                 61          General                       1 - 6
    8      Viole                     61          Pedal                         1 - 6
    8      Viole Celeste       (tc)  49          Gt. to Ped.                   (rev)
    4      Principal                 61          Sw. to Ped.                   (rev)
    4      Koppel Flöte              61          Sforz.                        (rev)
    2      Octave                    61
    IV     Scharf                   244
    8      Schalmei                  61          PEDAL MOVEMENTS
           Tremulant                             Swell Expression             (bal.)
                                                 Great II Expression          (bal.)
           Swell 16                              Crescendo                    (bal.)
           Swell Unison Off
           Swell 4
    
    PEDAL
    16     Bourdon                   32          ACTION: E-P
    16     Gedeckt Bass        (Sw)  --
    10 2/3 Quint                     --          REGISTERS: 28; inc. chimes
    8      Principal                 32
    8      Gedeckt Pommer      (Gt)  --          STOPS: 22
    4      Choral Bass               32
    IV     Mixture                  128          RANKS: 32
    16     Fagotto                   32 *
    4      Fagotto                   24          PIPES: 1,720
    
    
    *  1-24 half-length
    
    
    
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield December 16, 2009 - Updated & augmented by James R. Stettner Nov. 26, 2019.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.