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West Market Street United Methodist Church
302 W. Market St.
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 52278.

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Status and Condition

This organ is no longer whole; parts were dispersed, and some may have been re-used in a different installation.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 12, 2014.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 30 stops. 38 registers. 36 ranks. 2390 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. 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 toe studs.

Notes

  • This is a rebuild of an existing organ. Identified by Jeff Scofield, using information found in Factory specifications. -- (Database Manager. February 6, 2014)
  • Originally installed in 1941 as 3/30 Moller Op. 6953; rebuild and tonal changes in 1976 as 3/36 Moller Op. R-962; replaced in 1999 by 3/58 Dobson Op. 71. (Jeff Scofield. February 12, 2014)

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
            Greensboro, North Carolina
            West Market Street United Methodist Church
    
            Möller   Op. 6953    1941   3/30
            Möller   Op. R-962   1976   3/36
            _____________________________________________________
    
            GREAT (encl w/CH)             SWELL
         8' Principal      73 a        8' Rohrflöte            73
         8' Bourdon        73 a        8' Salicional           73
         8' Gamba          73          8' Voix Celeste         61
         8' Gemshorn       73          4' Principal            73
         4' Octave         73 a        4' Flute ⌂              73
         4' Harmonic Flute 73          2' Gemshorn             61 a
         2' Waldflöte      61 a    1 1/3' Larigot              61 a
    III-IV  Fourniture    220 a      III  Scharf              183 a
         8' Trumpet        73         16' Contra Oboe          73 b
         4' Clarion        12          8' Trompette            73 a
            Sub                        8' Oboe                 12
            Unison Off                 8' Vox Humana           61
            Super                         Tremolo
            Chimes         21             Sub
                                          Unison Off
            PEDAL                         Super
        16' Contrebasse    32 
        16' Bourdon        32             CHOIR
        16' Contra Gamba   12 SW       8' Melodia              73
    10 2/3' Quint           7          8' Dulciana Celeste II 134
         8' Principal      12          4' Principal            73 c
         8' Flute           5          4' Gedeckt              73
         4' Octave         12          2' Piccolo              61
        16' Double Trumpet 12 GT      II  Sesquialtera         98 a
        16' Contra Oboe    SW          8' Clarinet             73
                                          Tremolo
         a  new pipes                     Sub
         b  1-12 new pipes                Unison Off
         c  new top ocave                 Super
    
           [Received online from Jeff Scofield February 12, 2014]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.