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First Presbyterian Church
7200 Delmar Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63130

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 38414.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
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 July 17, 2009.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 26 stops. 39 registers. 32 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture 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 from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. January 12, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Renovated in 2003 by Robert G. Dial. (Database Manager. July 17, 2009)

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

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
         St. Louis, Missouri
         First Presbyterian Church
    
         Möller   Op. 9968   1965   3/32
    
         *Present pipework and percussion
    
         GREAT                        SWELL
     16' Quintaton 61             16' Violbass 61 *
      8' Principal 61              8' Gedackt 61
      8' Rohrflöte 61              8' Viola Pomposa 12
      4' Octave 61                 8' Viola Celeste 49 tc
      2' Waldflöte 61              4' Spitzprincipal 61
     IV  Fourniture 244            4' Spillflöte 61
         Chimes *                III  Plein Jeu 183
                                  16' Fagot 61
         PEDAL                     8' Trompette 61
     32' Untersatz --              4' Hautbois 61
     16' Principal 32                 Tremulant
     16' Subbass 32 *                 Sub
     16' Quintaton GT                 Unison Off
     16' Violbass SW                  Super
      8' Geigen 12
      8' Gedacktpommer 32             CHOIR
      8' Gedackt SW                8' Still Gedackt 61
      4' Geigenoctav 12            8' Dolce 61 *
      4' Pommer 12                 8' Unda Maris 49 tc *
         Blank                     4' Flachflöte 61
     16' Bombarde 23 SW            2' Prinzipal 61
     16' Fagot SW              1 1/3' Quinte 61
      8' Trumpet SW               II  Sesquialter 122
      4' Clarino SW                8' Oboe Schalmei 61             
                                      Tremulant
                                      Sub
                                      Unison Off
                                      Super
                                      Harp 49 *
    
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield July 17, 2009.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.