The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
401 SE 15th Ave.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301


OHS Database ID 40920.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 19, 2009.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 59 stops. 40 registers. 51 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers at the center front of the room. There are no visible pipes. 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 Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. May 19, 2009)

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-01-12
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-01-12
Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, Chamber Grillework, and Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-01-12

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the console January 12, 1990
           Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
           First Presbyterian Church
           Möller   Op. 9814   1963   4/45
           Guzowski & Steppe   1989   4/51
           GREAT                     SWELL
       16' Quintaton              8' Rohrflöte
        8' Principal              8' Viola
        8' Bourdon                8' Viola Celeste
        8' Spitzflöte             8' Flauto Dolce
        4' Prestant               8' Flauto Celeste
        4' Flute                  4' Spitz Principal
    2 2/3' Nazard                 4' Flauto Traverso
        2' Octave                 2' Waldflöte
    1 3/5' Tierce            III-IV  Plein Jeu
       IV  Fourniture            16' Posaune
        8' Trompette              8' Trompete        12
           Tremolo                8' Oboe
           Sub                    4' Klarine         12
           Unison Off             4' Schalmei        12
           Super                     Tremolo
           Flemish Bells             Sub
           Blank                     Unison Off
           CHOIR                     Blank
       16' Contre Erzähler           PEDAL
        8' Hohlflöte
        8' Erzähler      12      32' Contre Basse    dg
        8' Erzähler Celeste      32' Contre Bourdon res 
        4' Nachthorn             32' Untersatz       dg
    2 2/3' Nasat                 16' Soubasse
        2' Blockflöte            16' Violone
    1 3/5' Terz                  16' Quintaton       GT
      III  Scharf                 8' Principal
           Tremolo                8' Soubasse        12
           Sub                    8' Quintaton       GT
           Unison Off             4' Principal       12
           Super                  4' Soubasse        12
           Harp Bells             2' Principal       12
           Celeste Bells        III  Mixture      
           Blank                 32' Contre Bombarde dg
           Blank                 16' Bombarde        SW
                                  8' Trompette       SW
           ANTIPHONAL             8' Oboe            SW
                                  4' Clairon         SW
        8' Holzgedeckt            4' Schalmei        SW
        8' Dulciana                  Blank
        8' Unda Maris                Blank
        4' Principal
       II  Grave Mixture
        8' Military Trumpet
          [Received from Jeff Scofield February 4, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the console January 12, 1990 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.