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Heavenly Rest Episcopal Church
Fifth Avenue at 90th Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10128

OHS Database ID 10194.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 1, 2015.


Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

5 manuals. 7 divisions. 110 stops. 137 registers. 138 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Rebuilt by James A. Konzelman Organs following a fire on August 7, 1993, which destroyed the console. The organ was cleaned and re-actioned, several new ranks were added, and a new 5-manual movable console was built by the Guilbault-Thérien Organ Company of St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • John Scott, then of St. Paul's Cathedral in London, played the dedicatory recital. (Steven E. Lawson. April 1, 2015)

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Console. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 1995-09-09
Console. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 1995-09-09
Church interior. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2001-09-09

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist from the NYC AGO New York City Organ Project
            New York, New York
            Church of the Heavenly Rest, Episcopal
    
            Austin      Op. 1586     1928      4/74
            Austin      Op. 1586-B   1961/72   4/126
            Konzelman                1995      4/138
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            GREAT (II)                       SWELL (III)                     CELESTIAL (V)
    
        16' Quintaton            61      16' Bourdon doux         73      8' Diapason               73    
         8' Principal            61       8' Montre               73      8' Gedeckt                73
         8' Flûte harmonique     61       8' Flûte creuse         73      8' Viole sourdine         73
         8' Bourdon              61       8' Bourdon              73      8' Viole céleste       tc 61
         8' Gemshorn             PO       8' Viole de gambe       73      4' Flûte                prep
         8' Viola                CH       8' Voix céleste      tc 61      8' Tromba               prep
         4' Octave               61       8' Flûte douce          73      8' Corno d'Amore        prep
         4' Flûte conique        61       8' Flûte céleste     tc 61      8' Vox Humana           prep
     2 2/3' Quinte               61       8' Prestant             73         Tremulant (fan)      prep
         2' Octave               61       4' Flûte à cheminée     73         Sub
        IV  Mixture             244   3 1/5' Grosse Tierce      prep         Unison Off
       III  Scharf              183   2 2/3' Nasard               61         Super
        16' Double Trumpet       61       2' Doublette            61         Chimes               prep
         8' Trumpet              61       2' Quarte de nasard     61      V  Cornet de Récit        SO
         4' Clarion              61   1 3/5' Tierce               61      8' State Trumpet (hooded) 61
            Tremulant          prep      IV  Plein Jeu           244      8' Trompette harmonique   SO
            Unison Off                  III  Cymbale             183
            Chimes               SO      16' Basson               73         CELESTIAL PEDAL
         8' Trompette harmonique SO       8' Trompette            73
         8' State Trumpet        CE       8' Hautbois             73     32' Subbass              prep
                                          8' Voix humaine ƒ       61     16' Subbass                12
            POSITIV  (I)                  8' Voix humaine p       --      8' Gedeckt                CE
                                          4' Clairon              73
         8' Holzgedeckt          61          Tremulant                       PEDAL
         8' Gemshorn           prep          Sub
         8' Quintadena         prep          Unison Off                  32' Bourdon                32
         4' Prinzipal            61          Super                       32' Soubasse             prep
         4' Koppelflöte          61          Sostenuto                   16' Principal              32
         2' Oktave               61       8' Trompette harmonique SO     16' Bourdon                12
     1 1/3' Quinte               61       8' State Trumpet        CE     16' Soubass                32
         1' Oktave               61                                      16' Quintaton              GT
        II  Sesquialtera       prep          CHOIR (I)                   16' Bourdon doux           SW
        IV  Scharf              244                                      16' Violon                 SO
       III  Zimbel              183      16' Viola                73     16' Viola                  CH
        16' Rankett            prep      16' Dulciana             73      8' Octave                 32
         8' Krummhorn          prep       8' Montre               73      8' Bourdon                32
         4' Rohrschalmei       prep       8' Flûte traversière    73      8' Spitzflöte             32
            Tremulant                     8' Rohrflöte            73      8' Bourdon doux           SW
            Unison Off                    8' Viola                73      8' Violoncello            SO
            Zimbelstern          11       8' Viola Celeste        73      8' Viola                  CH
                                          8' Dulcet II          prep  5 1/3' Quint                  32
            SOLO (IV) (u-unenclosed)      8' Dulciana             73      4' Octave                 32
                                          8' Unda Maris           73      4' Spitzflöte             12
        16' Violon             prep       4' Prestant             73      4' Nachthorn              32
         8' Montre             u 61       4' Nachthorn            73      2' Nachthorn              12
         8' Orchestral Flute     73       4' Violina              73     VI  Grand Cornet           --
         8' Violoncello          73       4' Violina Celeste      73     IV  Mixture               128
         8' Cello Celeste        73   2 2/3' Nasat                61    III  Scharf                 96
         4' Prestant           u 61       2' Blockflöte           61     32' Contra Posaune         32
         V  Cornet de Récit    u150   1 3/5' Terz                 61     16' Posaune                12
        IV  Fourniture         u244   1 1/3' Larigot              61     16' Double Trumpet         GT
    V-VIII  Tierce Mixture      344   1 1/7' Septième             61     16' Bombarde               SO
        16' Bombarde             73       V  Plein Jeu           305     16' Basson                 SW
         8' Trompette            73      16' Douçaine             73      8' Trompette              32
         8' French Horn          73       8' Trompette            73      8' Trumpet                GT
         8' English Horn         73       8' Cromorne             73      8' Basson                 SW
         8' Clarinet             73       4' Clairon              73      4' Clairon                32
         4' Clairon              73          Tremulant                    4' Clarion                GT
            Tremulant (fan)                  Sub                          4' Krummhorn              PO
            Sub                              Unison Off                   2' Kornett                32
            Unison Off                       Super                        8' State Trumpet          CE
            Super                            Harp              tc 61      8' Trompette harmonique   SO
            Chimes               25       8' Trompette harmonique SO      4' Trompette harmonique   SO
        16' Trompette harmonique tc u     8' State Trumpet        CE         Chimes                 SO
         8' Trompette harmonique 73 u
         4' Trompette harmonique -- u        The Great division is located behind the reredos.
            State Trumpet        CE          The Celestial division shutters are prepared-for.
    
                               [Received from Jeff Scofield November 27, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist from the NYC AGO New York City Organ Project Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.