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First-Plymouth Congregational Church
2000 D Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68502

Chancel

OHS Database ID 36403.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 23, 2014.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 73 stops. 120 registers. 95 ranks. 5388 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console. 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.

Notes

  • Identified through information submitted by Jack Bethards, Schoenstein & Co. (Database Manager. July 28, 2008)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior from balcony. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Sanctuary interior from floor. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from the church website
           Lincoln, Nebraska
           First-Congregational Church
    
           Schoenstein   Op. 126   1997   4/95   Chancel Organ
           ______________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT  3¼" & 4" wind                   SWELL   4"
    
       16' Double Open Diapason 61            16' Bourdon              12
       16' Contra Gamba         61             8' Open Diapason        61
       16' Lieblich Bourdon     12             8' Bourdon              61
        8' Large Open Diapason  61 6½"         8' Gamba                68
        8' Open Diapason        61             8' Voix Celeste      FF 63
        8' Gamba                12             8' Cor Seraphique       CE
        8' Harmonic Flute       61             8' Voix Angelique       CE
        8' Chimney Flute        61             4' Gemshorn             61
        4' Principal            61             4' Harmonic Flute       61
        2' Fifteenth            61             4' Cor Seraphique       CE
       II  Cornet               84             4' Voix Angelique       CE
      III  Mixture  mƒ         183             2' Flageolet            61
       IV  Mixture   ƒ         217           III  Mixture mƒ          161
       16' Ophicleide           CE         III-V  Mixture ƒƒ          269
       16' Bass Horn            CH            16' Bassoon              61
        8' Tuba                 CE             8' French Trumpet       61
        8' Trumpet              CH             8' French Oboe          37 h
        4' Tuba Clarion         CE             8' English Oboe         61
        4' Clarion              CH             8' Vox Humana           61
           Unison Off                          8' Vox Humana           CE
                                               4' Clarion              61
           ECHO GREAT  3¼"                        Tremulant
                                                  Sub
        8' Small Open Diapason  61                Unison Off
        8' Corno Flute          49 a              Super
        8' Quintadena           61             8' Open Diapason        GA
        8' Erzähler             61             8' Harmonic Flute       GA
        4' Gambette             61             8' Harmonic Trumpet     GA
        4' Spire Flute          61             8' Oboe                 GA
        4' Fernflöte            61
        8' Posaune              61                GALLERY  4"  (floating)
           Tremulant
                                              16' Stopped Bass        (12)
           CHOIR   4"                          8' Open Diapason       (61)
                                               8' Stopped Diapason    (61)
       16' Éolienne             68             8' Harmonic Flute      (61)
        8' Dulciana             61             8' Salicional          (61)
        8' Concert Flute        49 b           8' Voix Serenissime II (127)
        8' Lieblich Gedeckt     61 c           4' Principal           (61)
        8' Éolienne             12             4' Chimney Flute       (54)
        8' Éolienne Celeste  GG 61             4' Salicet             (12)
        4' Fugara               61         2 2/3' Nazard              (--)
        4' Forest Flute         61             2' Fifteenth           (12)
    2 2/3' Twelfth           tc 49            IV  Mixture             (244)
    2 2/3' Nazard               61            16' Contra Oboe         (12)
        2' Salicet              61             8' Harmonic Trumpet    (61)
        2' Harmonic Piccolo     61             8' Oboe                (61)
    1 3/5' Tierce            tc 42                Tremulant
    1 1/3' Nineteenth        tc 42                Sub
        1' Twenty-Second        49                Super
        V  French Cornet    tc 210 d 5½" 
       16' Bass Horn            12                GALLERY PEDAL  4"
        8' Trumpet              61 5½"
        8' Flügel Horn          61            16' Contra Bass         (12)
        8' French Clarinet      61            16' Stopped Bass        (SW)
        4' Clarion              61 5½"         8' Bass                (32)
           Tremulant                           8' Stopped Diapason    (SW)
           Sub                                 4' Octave Bass         (12)
           Unison Off                         16' Contra Oboe         (SW)
           Super
        8' Tuba Magna           SO                PEDAL   7"
        4' Tuba Magna           SO
           Harp                 dg            32' Major Bass           -- i
           Celesta              dg            32' Contra Gamba         12 j
                                              32' Sub Bass             -- i
           SOLO                               16' Open Wood            32
                                              16' Open Diapason        GT
        8' Stentor Gamba        68 10"        16' Gamba                GT
        8' Gamba Celeste        68 10"        16' Violone              32
        8' Bohm Flute           61 10"        16' Sub Bass             32 15"
        V  French Cornet        CH            16' Lieblich Bourdon     GT
       16' Bass Clarinet        61 5½"        16' Éolienne             CH
        8' French Horn          61 15"        16' Bourdon              SW
        8' English Horn         61 10"         8' Open Bass            12 15"
        8' Corno di Bassetto    61 5½"         8' Principal            32
        8' French Clarinet      CH             8' Cello                12
        8' Clarinetti III       --             8' Flute                GT
        4' Cor Sopranino        61 5½"         8' Stopped Bass         12
           Tremulant (variable)                8' Bourdon              SW
           Sub                                 4' Octave               12
           Unison Off                          4' Flute                GT
           Super                              32' Contra Trombone      32 15"
        8' Tuba Magna           44 e 15"      16' Trombone             12 15"
                                              16' Bassoon              SW
           CELESTIAL  (Note f)                16' Bass Clarinet        SO
                                              16' Bass Horn            CH
    IV-VI  Tierce Mixture   tc 258 5½"         8' Tromba               12 15"
       16' Ophicleide (hooded)  61 15"         8' Posaune              EG
        8' Tuba       (hooded)  61 15"         8' Corno di Bassetto    SO
        4' Tuba Clarion (Hooded)61 15"         4' Octave Tromba        12 15"
        8' Tuben III            --             4' French Clarinet      CH
        8' Cor Seraphique       68 5½" 
        8' Voix Angelique    AA 59 5½"            PERCUSSION
        8' Vox Humana           61 g 5½"
                                                  Pizzicato Bass (k)
           ACCESSORIES                            Chimes on Great      dg
                                                  Orch Harp on CH      dg
           Vox Humana pp/mf (L)                   Orch Bells on SO     dg
           Pedal Divide                           Gallery Chimes       dg (floating)
           SW to GT Sforzando                     Chimes on Pedal      dg
           SO to GT Sforzando                     Tower Chimes on PD   dg
    
        a  Harm. Fl. Bass, Wood treble
        b  Wood, L. Gedeckt Bass
        c  wood and metal
        d  separate tremulant controlled by Choir Tremulant knob
        e  unenclosed and not affected by couplers
        f  double-enclosed and couples with Solo
        g  in separate enclosed inside Celestial box; separate 
           tremulant controlled by Solo tremulant knob; expression
           and tremulant speed settings controlled by tablet
        h  Bassoon bass
        i  first twelve notes resultant or digital
        j  first twelve notes pipe or digital
        k  on Pedal 8' Open Diapason with pizzicato relay
        L  controls expression of Solo stop and also tremulant speed
           (slow fast) for Solo and Swell stops
    
           DIVISION LOCATIONS
    
           Great - Unenclosed an in display (Chancel Case)
           Echo Great - Unenclosed above Great
           Swell - Enclosed in Chancel Case
           Choir - Enclosed in Chancel Case
           Solo - Enclosed in Right Chancel Chamber
           Celestial - Double-enclosed, Right Chancel Chamber,
                       couples with Solo
           Pedal - Left Chancel Chamber
    
          [Received from Jeff Scofield November 23, 2014]
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