The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Church of Christ, Scientist
12th & Felix
St. Joseph, Missouri 64501

OHS Database ID 5812.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 325, 2004-10-17.


Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 19, 2005.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 28 stops. 31 ranks.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1992. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Gt. mixture has been repitched. Electrified on original chests. Reuter stopkey console now. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Online update from David Lewis -- OHS Citation awarded October 2004 (Database Manager. September 19, 2005)

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