The STANBACK DEPARTMENT OF SACRED MUSIC possesses many fine instruments made possible through the generosity of the First United Methodist Church congregation. Our instruments include a Parkey-Schantz Organ, 1980/2009, 3 manuals and pedal with 53 ranks (pictured above); a Steinway Model B piano in the Rehearsal Hall; a set of Hammered Copper Ludwig Timpani; 4 octaves of Schulmerich Bells; and a Yamaha grand piano in the Nave.
ORGAN RECORDING: COLLAGE A recording of the 2009 Parkey-Schantz pipe organ made by Matthew Michael Brown is available for purchase through the church office. The recording features music of DeGrigny, Bach, Shearing, Franck, Tournemire, Dupré, Lanquetuit, and others. The cost is $20 made payable to the First United Methodist Church Music Memorial Fund.