The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church
7 West 55th Street at Fifth Avenue
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10019

Chapel

OHS Database ID 12115.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
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 November 25, 2010.
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Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 12 stops. 16 registers. 13 ranks. 771 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 20, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm. (James Cook. December 21, 2004)
  • Updated through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    Replaced E. M. Skinner Opus 514 (1925). (Database Manager. December 20, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. November 25, 2010)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Chapel Interior. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-09-09
Side gallery, exposed pipes, console. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-09-09
Console. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-09-09

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Stoplist

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  • From NYCAGO website
        New York, New York
        Fifth Ave. Presbyterian Church
        Chapel
    
        Austin   Op. 2530   1970   2/13
        ______________________________________________________________
    
        GREAT                     SWELL                   PEDAL
     8' Gedeckt       61       8' Gemshorn     61     16' Sub Bass  32
     4' Principal     61       8' Gemshorn Cel 49      8' Principal 32
     2' Super Octave  61       4' Rohrflöte    61      8' Sub Bass  12
    II  Mixture      122       2' Nachthorn    61      4' Principal 12
        Sub                1 1/3' Larigot      61      4' Flöte     12
        Unison Off             8' Fagot        61     16' Fagot     12 SW
        Super                     Tremulant
        Chimes                    Sub
                                  Unison Off
                                  Super
    
              [Received online from Jeff Scofield May 13, 2014]
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