OHS Database ID 14542.
The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
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Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.
Four manuals. 6 divisions. 69 stops. 92 registers. 80 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.
The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.
Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Adjustable combination pistons. Crescendo Pedal. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.
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|Vintage postacard image of organ facade. Digital image by Jim Lewis 2008-08-16|
|Church Interior and Pipe Facade. Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1927)|
|Console and auditorium. Jim Lewis collection, courtesy of Jim Lewis (c.1907)|
|Facade and Auditorium. Jim Lewis collection, courtesy of Jim Lewis (c.1907)|
Pipe organs in Massachusetts sponsored by Mssrs. Czelusniak et Dugal.
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Boston, Massachusetts The First Church of Christ, Scientist - The Mother Church Extension Hook & Hastings Co. Opus 2107 1906 4 manuals, 69 stops, 80 ranks Manuals: 61 notes Pedal: 30 notes _____________________________________________________________________________ GREAT ORGAN SOLO ORGAN (enclosed) 16' Diapason 8' Stentorphone, Powerful 8' Diapason, Forte 8' Philomela 8' Diapason, Mezzo 8' Gamba, Powerful 8' Diapason, String 4' French Flute 8' Gamba 8' Tuba Mirabilis 8' Gemshorn 4' Tuba Octave 8' Hohl Flute 8' Orchestral Oboe 8' Doppel Floete 4' Flute Harmonique ECHO ORGAN (enclosed) 4' Octave (to operate from Solo keyboard) 3' Twelfth 16' Lieblich Gedeckt 2' Fifteenth 8' Viola Mixture, 5 ranks 8' Viola d'Amour 16' Trumpet 8' Voix Celeste 8' Trumpet 8' Quintadina [sic] 4' Clarion 8' Viol d'Orchestre 4' Wald Flute SWELL ORGAN (enclosed) 4' Gambette 16' Bourdon Harmonia Ætheria, 5 ranks 8' Diapason 8' Cor Anglais, Orchestral 8' Salicional 8' Concert Flute CATHEDRAL CHIMES 8' Unda Maris A complete set of tubular 8' Gedeckt bells of 20 notes from Ao, 8' Aeoline operated by compressed air 4' Flute Traverso and played from swell. 4' Octave 4' Violina PEDAL ORGAN 2' Flautino 32' Diapason Dolce Cornet, 4 ranks 16' Diapason 16' Fagotto 16' Violone 8' Cornopean 16' Bourdon 8' Oboe 16' Dolce 8' Vox Humana, French 8' Gross Flute 8' Flauto Dolce CHOIR ORGAN (enclosed) 8' Violoncello 16' Contra Dolce 16' Trombone 8' Diapason, Full 8' Trumpet 8' Diapason, String 8' Dolce, Dulciana COMBINATION PISTONS (Adj.) 8' Melodia 5 Great and Pedal 8' Gedeckt 5 Swell and Pedal 4' Flute d'Amour 3 Choir and Pedal 4' Fugara 3 Solo and Pedal 2' Piccolo 3 Echo and Pedal 8' Clarinet, Orchestral 1 General Release Combination Adjustor COUPLERS Swell to Great 16, 8, 4 PEDAL COMBINATIONS Choir to Great 16, 8 All diapasons in the organ Solo to Great 16, 8 All flutes in the organ Echo to Swell 8 All strings in the organ Solo to Swell 8 All reeds in the organ Echo to Choir 8 Full organ with all couplers Swell to Choir 8 Great to Pedal 8 PEDAL MOVEMENTS Swell to Pedal 8, 4 Grand Crescendo Pedal and Full Organ Choir to Pedal 8 Great to Pedal Reversible Solo to Pedal 8 Swell to Pedal Reversible Solo on, Echo on [sic] Balanced Swell Pedal All couplers Balanced Choir Pedal Release compound couplers Balanced Solo and Echo Pedal Motor Starter ACCESSORIES Tremolo, Swell Tremolo, Echo Crescendo Indicator Wind Indicator Organist's Bench, Adjustable [Received from Steven E. Lawson 2013-08-12.]