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E.F. Walcker & Cie. (Opus 4950, 1968)

Location:

First United Methodist
Laramie, WY US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 6666

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • 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: Slider
  • 16 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 12 stops. 12 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 12
  • Registers: 12
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 08, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ is installed on the central axis at the front of the room. The façade features the first 23 pipes of the Man. I 4- Prinzipal. The Man. II 8- Gemshorn has capped metal basses. The Pedal 16- Subbass has a portion of the bass pipes placed atop the organ case with conveyed wind.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on April 02, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Bryan Dunnewald. -- Subbass Pipes above Case. Nice acoustic.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Pape indicates 12 registers.

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

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary interior; rear view: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Sanctuary interior; front view: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Organ case with offset 16' Bourdon above: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Organ case: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Facade: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Facade: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Left stopjamb: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Right stopjamb: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Great pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Swell pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

Pedal pipework: Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald. Taken on 2010-03-30

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