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First United Methodist Church
3900 Loop Road
Monroe, Louisiana 71201

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 40540.

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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 April 15, 2015.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 42 stops. 63 registers. 56 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. 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. 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 received via e-mail from Sand Lawn April 6, 2009. (James Cook. April 8, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Chad Boorsma. (Database Manager. December 13, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Bryan Bierbaum. -- This organ is still in great playing condition. It is quite colorful and a joy to play! (Database Manager. April 15, 2015)

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Photographs

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Stained Glass Windows. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-02
Sanctuary interior. Photograph courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co. 1994-03-21
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-02
Organ case. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-02
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-02

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from Schantz promotional material
           Monroe, Louisiana
           First United Methodist Church
    
           Schantz   Op. 2068   1993   3/56
           _________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                             CHOIR
       16' Violone              61       16' Bordun               61
        8' Diapason             61        8' Gemshorn             61
        8' Violone              12        8' Gemshorn Celeste     49
        8' Gedeckt              61        8' Bordun               12
        8' Harmonic Flute       49 a      8' Flauto Dolce         61
        4' Octave               61        8' Flauto Celeste       49
        4' Koppelflöte          61        4' Principal            61
        2' Fifteenth            61        4' Hohlflöte            61
       IV  Mixture             244        2' Octave               -- b
      III  Scharf              183    1 1/3' Quinte               61
       16' Dulzian              pf       IV  Zymbel              244
        8' Trompete             61        8' Cromorne             61
           Unison Off                     8' English Horn         61
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade AN           Tremulant
        8' Festival Trumpet     CH        8' Festival Trumpet     61
           Chimes                            Sub
                                             Unison Off
           ANTIPHONAL GREAT (prep)           Super
        8' Principal                      8' Trompette-en-Chamade AN
        8' Bordun
        4' Octave                            PEDAL
        4' Bordun                        32' Contre Principal      2 c
        2' Flute                         32' Untersatz            dg
       IV  Mixture                       16' Principal            32
                                         16' Brummbass            32
           SWELL                         16' Violone              GT
        8' Principal            61       16' Bordun               CH
        8' Flûte à Cheminée     61        8' Octave               32
        8' Viola Pomposa        61        8' Flötenbass           12
        8' Viola Celeste        61        8' Violone              GT
        4' Prestant             61        8' Bordun               CH
        4' Flûte Conique        61        4' Choralbass           32
    2 2/3' Nasard               61        4' Flöte                12
        2' Flûte                61       IV  Mixture             128
    1 3/5' Tierce               61       32' Kontraposaune        32
       IV  Plein Jeu           244       16' Posaune              12
       16' Contre Trompette     61       16' Contre Trompette     SW
        8' Trompette            12        8' Trompete             12
        8' Hautbois             61        8' Trompette            SW
        8' Voix Humaine         61        4' Klarine              12
        4' Clairon              61        4' Cromorne             CH
           Tremulant
           Sub                               ANTIPHONAL PEDAL (prep)
           Unison Off                    16' Bordun
           Super                          8' Principal
                                          8' Bordun
           ANTIPHONAL SWELL (prep)        4' Octave
        8' Chimney Flute                 16' Contre Trompette
        8' Viola                          8' Trompette
        8' Viola Celeste
        4' Principal                      a  1-12 from Gedeckt
        4' Chimney Flute                  b  from IV Zymbel
        2' Octave                         c  1-10 digital
        8' Trompette
           Tremulant
    
                [Received from Jeff Scofield November 21, 2017]
    
  • Click Here Stoplist from Schantz promotional material Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.