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First United Methodist Church
305 E. Hurd St.
Edmond, Oklahoma 73034

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 52647.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 13, 2015.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 18 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • This entry describes alterations to an existing organ. Identified by Andrew Schaeffer, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- (Database Manager. April 27, 2014)
  • Updated through online information from Andrew Schaeffer. -- The original instrument is rumored to be the first organ installed in the city of Edmond and was used for many years by students of the nearby University of Central Oklahoma for their lessons. Local Reuter rep. Roger A. Banks enlarged and rebuilt the organ in 2005. (Database Manager. August 13, 2015)

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2015-08-12
Pipe Facade. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer
Chancel and Pipe Facade. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2016-04-27
Pipework. Photograph by Andrew Schaeffer 2017-12-23

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist taken from the console August 12, 2015
    Edmond, Oklahoma
    First United Methodist Church
    
    1928 Hinners/2005 R.A. Banks
    
    GREAT                        SWELL                      PEDAL
    16'    Gedeckt               8'    Geigen Principal     32' Acoustic Bass
    8'     Principal             8'    Gedeckt              16' Subbass
    8'     Bourdon*              8'    Salicional*          16' Dolce Bass
    8'     Dulciana*             8'    Celeste              8'  Octave*
    4'     Octave                4'    Geigen Principal     8'  Subbass
    4'     Bourdon*              4'    Gedeckt              8'  Gedeckt
    2'     Geigen Principal      2 2'3'Nazard               4'  Octave
    2'     Bourdon               2'    Gedeckt              4'  Bourdon*
    III    Mixture               1 3/5'Tierce               16' Trumpet
    8'     Trumpet               8'    Trumpet              8'  Trumpet
    8'     Oboe*                 8'    Oboe*                8'  Oboe*
    8'     Krummhorn             8'    Krummhorn            4'  Krummhorn
    
    * Denotes original Hinners Pipework
    The Trumpet and Krummhorn are Austin
    The Geigen Principal is Stinkens
    The rest is Reuter pipework.
    
     [Received from Andrew Schaeffer 2015-08-13.]
  • Click Here Stoplist taken from the console August 12, 2015 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.