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M. P. Möller (Opus 5830, 1930)

Location:

First Congregational Church (Old South)
S. Main and Wellington
Worcester, MA US
Organ ID: 32101

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 46 ranks. 3,223 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 42 stops. 69 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 42
  • Registers: 69
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 19, 2012:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- The church partially burned in the 1960's; in 1965, Old South and Tatnuck Congregational Churches merged and formally took the name First Congregational Church in Worcester and built a new facility in the suburbs.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on December 06, 2007:

Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from <i>The American Organist</i> May 1931
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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