The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
Lincoln, Nebraska

OHS Database ID 35827.

Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 6, 2009.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 32 stops. 44 registers. 48 ranks. 2620 pipes. 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.


  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    No information. (Database Manager. July 3, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Church now has Reuter opus 2211 installed in 2002. Reuter organ reuses large portion of mechanical parts and pipes from the Aeolian-Skinner, but it is definitely a new instrument. (American Organist, cover feature February 2003) (Database Manager. November 6, 2009)

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  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives
    Lincoln, Nebraska
    First Presbyterian Church
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1494   1966   3 manuals, 32 stops, 48 ranks
              GREAT ORGAN                              POSITIV ORGAN
          16' Quintade               61             8' Cor de Nuit            61
           8' Principal              61             8' Erzähler               SW
           8' Bourdon                61             8' Erzähler Celeste       SW
           4' Octave                 61             4' Spitzprincipal         61
           4' Blockflöte             61             4' Koppelflöte            61
           2' Super Octave           61             2' Flachflöte             61
              Fourniture IV-VI      323         1 1/3' Quint                  61
              Chimes                                   Scharf IV-V           282
                                                    8' Krummhorn              61
              SWELL ORGAN                              Tremulant
          16' Rohrbass               61
           8' Rohrflöte              12                PEDAL ORGAN
           8' Viola Pomposa          61            32' Bourdon                32
           8' Viola Celeste          61            16' Principal              32
           8' Erzähler               61            16' Bourdon                12
           8' Erzähler Celeste (TC)  49            16' Rohrbass               SW
           4' Spitzflöte             61            16' Quintade               GT
           2' Octavin                61             8' Octave                 32
              Sesquialtera II       110             8' Gedeckt                12
              Plein Jeu IV          244             4' Choralbass             32
          16' Basson-Trompette       61             4' Nachthorn              32
           8' Trompette              12             2' Nachthorn              12
           4' Hautbois               61                Mixture IV            128
              Tremulant                            16' Posaune                32
                                                   16' Basson-Trompette       SW
                                                    8' Trumpet                12
                                                    4' Clairon                SW
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-11-20]
  • Click Here From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.