The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Avondale United Methodist
3101 NE. Winn RD
Kansas City, Missouri

OHS Database ID 4586.

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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 12, 2014.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 17 stops. 19 ranks.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. No combination action. Concave radiating pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.


  • Status Note: There 1980 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Matt Gender. (Database Manager. November 12, 2014)

Online Documents

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Organ and keydesk. Reuter Organ Co. promotional photo, courtesy of Max Mayse (1980)

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  • Stoplist from church website
           Kansas City, Missouri
           Avondale United Methodist Church
           Reuter   Op. 1972   1980   2/19
           GREAT               SWELL             PEDAL
        8' Rohrflöte        8' Gemshorn      16' Subbass
        4' Principal        8' Celeste        8' Principal
    2 2/3' Nasat            4' Spitzflöte     8' Gedeckt
        2' Flachflöte       2' Principal      4' Choralbass
    1 3/5' Terz         1 1/3' Quinte        16' Fagott
      III  Mixture          8' Trompete
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield July 13, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist from church website Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.