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First Methodist Church / Baker Memorial Methodist
Main and Center
East Aurora, New York 14l052

OHS Database ID 11005.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
(The last update we received about this organ was on the transfer of data from the OHS PC Database, October 30, 2004.)
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Two manuals. 16 stops. 24 registers. 18 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 2004. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • "Pitman stop action. Restoration by Schlicker Organ Co. in 1978, with alteration of Sw. Aeoline." (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

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Photographs

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Chancel and Facade pipes. Photographby James K 2006-10-09
Chancel, Console, and Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2003-05-04
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2003-05-04

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey
    East Aurora, New York
    First (Baker Memorial) Methodist Church
    
    Skinner Organ Co.   Opue 727   1928
    2 manuals, 24 registers, 16 stops, 18 ranks
    ___________________________________________
    
                    GREAT ORGAN
            16' Bourdon             17 PED
             8' Diapason            61
             8' Principal Flute     61
             8' Gedeckt             SW
             8' Salicional          SW
             4' Octave              61
             4' Flute               SW
             8' Trumpet             SW
                Chimes
             8' Harp (TC)           --
             4' Celesta             61 bars
     
                SWELL ORGAN
             8' Diapason            73
             8' Gedeckt             73
             8' Salicional          73
             8' Voix Celeste        73
             8' Echo Gamba          73
             4' Octave              73
             4' Flute               61
           III  Mixture            183
            16' Waldhorn            73
             8' Trumpet             73
             8' Oboe                73
                Tremolo
     
                PEDAL ORGAN
            16' Contra Bass         32
            16' Bourdon             32
             8' Octave              12
             8' Gedeckt             12
            16' Waldhorn            SW
                Chimes              GT
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-04-18]
    
    
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.
  • Stoplist taken from console as of 5/1/11
    Great (unenclosed) - 
    
    16' Bourdon (61 pipes)
    8' Open Diapason (61 pipes)
    8' Principal Flute (61 pipes)
    8' Gedeckt (Swell)
    8' Salicional (Swell)
    4' Octave (61 pipes)
    4' Triangle Flute (Swell)
    8' Trumpet (Swell)
    Chimes (located in Swell)
    Harp (located in Swell)
    Celesta (4' ext. of Harp)
    Swell - Great 16'
    Swell - Great 8'
    Swell - Great 4'
    
    Swell (enclosed) - 
    
    8' Open Diapason (73 pipes)
    8' Gedeckt (73 pipes)
    8' Salicional (73 pipes)
    8' Voix Celeste (73 pipes, draws Salicional)
    4' Octave (73 pipes)
    4' Triangle Flute (73 pipes)
    2' Blockflote (61 pipes, installed by Schlicker in 1975, replaced 8' Echo Gamba)
    III Mixture (183 pipes)
    16' Waldhorn (73 pipes)
    8' Oboe (61 pipes)
    8' Trumpet (61 pipes)
    Tremulant
    Swell 16'
    Swell 4'
    
    Pedal (unenclosed) - 
    
    16' Contrebass (44 pipes, bearded open wood)
    16' Bourdon (Great)
    8' Octave (ext. 16')
    8' Gedeckt (from Great Bourdon)
    16' Waldhorn (Swell)
    Chimes (Great)
    Great - Pedal
    Swell - Pedal
    Swell - Pedal 4'
    
    [Received from Peter Gonciarz 2011-05-04.]
  • Click Here Stoplist taken from console as of 5/1/11 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.