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First Christian Church
327 East Capitol Ave
Jefferson City, Missouri 65101


OHS Database ID 41341.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition March 3, 2014.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 38 stops. 59 registers. 46 ranks. 2704 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 with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Identified through information posted to PIPORG-L by Craig Datz June 17, 2009. -- "a few [ranks] reused and revoiced from the previous Wicks organ." (James Cook. June 17, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from David Newton. (Database Manager. November 11, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from T. Daniel Hancock. (Database Manager. November 13, 2013)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. March 3, 2014)

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Organ Case and Console. Photograph by Fr. Jeremy Secrist 2017-04-02

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  • Stoplist from the Quimby Pipe Organs website 2014-01-20
          First Christian Church
          Jefferson City, Missouri
          Quimby Pipe Organs, 2009, Opus 64
          OHS ID: 41341
          GREAT                    SWELL                 CHOIR                   PEDAL
       16 Gedeckt (Sw)          16 Gedeckt [4]         8 Hohlflute [7]        32 Resultant
        8 Principal              8 Geigen Principal    8 Rohrflute [8]        16 Principal
        8 Bourdon                8 Gedeckt (ext)       8 Gemshorn             16 Bourdon
        8 Harmonic Flute [2]     8 Viola de Gamba      8 Gemshorn Celeste TC  16 Gedeckt (Sw)
        8 Dolcan [3]             8 Voix Celeste GG     4 Principal             8 Octave (ext 16)
        4 Octave [1]             4 Octave              4 Nachthorn             8 Bourdon (ext 16)
        4 Spitzflute [1]         4 Harmonic Flute  2-2/3 Nazard                8 Gedeckt (Sw)
    2-2/3 Twelfth [1]            2 Fifteenth [5]       2 Blockflute            4 Super Octave (ext 16)
        2 Fifteenth              2 Mixture IV      1-3/5 Tierce                4 Gedeckt (ext Sw)
    1-3/5 Seventeenth [1]       16 Contra Oboe         1 Mixture III          16 Contra Trumpet [10]
    1-1/3 Mixture III-IV         8 Trumpet             8 Harmonic Trumpet     16 Contra Oboe (Sw)
       16 Contra Oboe (Sw)       8 Oboe (ext 16)       8 Cromorne [9]          8 Trumpet (Sw)
        8 Trumpet                8 Vox Humana (6)      8 English Horn          8 Oboe (Sw)
        8 Oboe (Sw)              4 Clarion               Tremolo               4 Clarion (Sw)
        8 Cromorne (Ch)          4 Tremolo            16 Choir to Choir        4 Cromorne (Ch)
        8 Harmonic Trumpet (Ch) 16 Swell to Swell        Choir Unison Off
        4 Clarion                  Swell Unison Off    4 Choir to Choir         
          Tremolo Great Flutes   4 Swell to Swell        MIDI on Choir           COUPLERS
          Chimes                   MIDI on Swell                             8-4 Great to Pedal
       16 Great to Great                                                     8-4 Swell to Pedal
          Great Unison Off                                                   8-4 Choir to Pedal
        4 Great to Great                                                  16-8-4 Swell to Great
                                                                          16-8-4 Swell to Choir
                                                                          16-8-4 Choir to Great
                                                                               8 Choir to Swell
          NOTES                                                                8 Great to Choir
       1. Some ranks, as indicated are from previous organ; all others are new.
       2. 1-12 from Bourdon.
       3. Reused Great rank, revoiced.
       4. 1-24 from reused Great rank, 25-73 new.
       5. From Mixture IV.
       6. Vintage rank from QPO inventory.
       7. 1-12 reused stopped wood pipes; 13-61 new.
       8. 1-12 from Hohlflute; 13-61 new.
       9. Revoiced Clarinet from former organ.
      10. Extension of Great Trumpet.
      11. Eight divisional pistons each for Great, Swell, Choir, and Pedal (Pedal are duplicated by 
          toe studs).
      12. Eighteen General pistons (1-6 dupiclicated by toe studs 19-24).
      13. Previous and Next piston sequencer.
      14. Thumb and toe reversibles for Great to Pedal, Swell to Pedal, Choir to Pedal, Swell to Great,
          Choir to Great, Swell to Choir, and Sforzando.
      15. Crescendo Pedal with 60 positions and three adjustable, one standard setting.
    [Received online from T. Daniel Hancock, 2014-01-20]
  • Click Here Stoplist from the Quimby Pipe Organs website 2014-01-20 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.