Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Cornel Zimmer (Opus 88, 2005)

Originally Hook & Hastings (Opus 2463, 1923)

Location:

First United Methodist Church (South)
201 South Road Street
Elizabeth City, NC 279079 US
Organ ID: 50595

Update This Entry

Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 20 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 33 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 33
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 05, 2013:

Updated through online information from Scott Crowell.

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

Database Manager on October 24, 2012:

Identified through online information from Garry Singletary. -- Hybrid pipe-electronic rebuild of existing pipe organ. Original console was damaged by electrical short about 2004. The Zimmerman Organ Company contracted to supply new digital console and stops. The new choir and 32' Bombard and other 32' stops are digital. The chimes and harp are now digital also.

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

Instrument Images:

The database contains no images for this instrument. If you have some, please share them using the update entry button on this page.

This instrument has been viewed 412 times.