Schoenstein organ for First United Methodist Church, Montgomery, Alabama

January 16, 2021
Rendering of new Schoenstein organ for First United Methodist Church, Montgpmery, Alabama
Rendering of new Schoenstein organ for First United Methodist Church, Montgpmery, Alabama

Schoenstein & Co., Benicia, California, is building a new three-manual, 34-voice, 42-rank organ for First United Methodist Church, Montgomery, Alabama.

The main organ is in lofty chambers on either side of the chancel. The Antiphonal division is at the north and south corners of the balcony.

The Swell division will include the Schoenstein double expression system for the chorus reeds including the 32′ full-length Contra Posaune, Mixture, and the softest strings.

The director of music is James H. Seay; organist and assistant director of music is Joshua Coble. Consultant is Andrew Risinger, associate minister of music and organist at West End United Methodist Church, Nashville, Tennessee.

For information: schoenstein.com.

 

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