The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First United Methodist Church
265 W Thompson Ln
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129

OHS Database ID 30781.

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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 November 2, 2007.
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Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 56 registers. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. 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.


  • Identified through on-line information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ was moved from previous sanctuary and enlarged. Original Milnar organ (1975) incorporated pipes from Wicks instrument. Original unenclosed Positiv converted to enclosed Choir, new 16 Principal and Violone and 11 other ranks added. Organ is in regular use for services. (Database Manager. November 2, 2007)

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Pipe organs in Tennessee sponsored by Milnar Organ Co.


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  • Original document from Derek Milnar.. Source: Stoplist taken from the console
    Murfreesboro, TN
    First United Methodist Church
    Organ by Milnar Organ Co.
    32    Resultant Bass
    16    Subbass
    16    Lieblich Gedackt (GT)
    8     Principal
    8     Bourdon (Ext.)
    4     Choral Bass (Ext.)
    4     Lieblich Flote (Ext.)
    16    Trumpet (Ext. GT)
    8     Trumpet (GT)
    4     Oboe Swell
    16    Lieblich Flote (Ext.)
    8     Principal
    8     Bourdon
    8     Dulciana
    4     Octave
    4     Honflote
    2     Block Flote
    III   Mixture
    8     Trumpet
    8     Rohrflote
    8     Viola
    8     Viola Celeste
    4     Principal
    4     Harmonic Flute
    2     Octave
    III   Zimbel
    8     Fagot
    8     Hautbois
    4     Clarion (Ext.)
    8     Spanish Flute
    4     Koppel Flote
    2 2/3 Nasat
    2     Wald Flute
    1 3/5 Terz
  • Click Here Original document from Derek Milnar.. Source: Stoplist taken from the console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.