OHS Database ID 18179.
This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 28, 2013.
Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.
Three manuals. 4 divisions. 28 stops. 39 registers. 32 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.
Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. 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.
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Damascus, Maryland Damascus United Methodist Church Skinner Organ Company Opus 843 1930 3 manuals, 28 stops, 32 ranks ______________________________________________________________________________ GREAT ORGAN SWELL ORGAN 16' Bourdon 17 PED 16' Bourdon 73 8' First Diapason 61 8' Diapason 73 8' Second Diapason 61 8' Rohrflöte 73 8' Open Wood pf a 8' Gamba 73 8' Harmonic Flute 61 8' Gamba Celeste 73 4' Principal 61 8' Flute Celeste II 134 II Grave Mixture 122 4' Flute Triangulaire 73 8' Tuba CH 2' Piccolo 61 Chimes (in SW box) 25 tubes III Mixture 183 8' Harp (TC) -- 16' Contra Oboe 73 4' Celesta 61 bars 8' Trumpet 73 8' Oboe 73 CHOIR ORGAN 8' Vox Humana 73 8' Geigen Diapason 73 8' Tuba CH c 8' Concert Flute 73 Tremolo 8' Dulciana 73 8' Unda Maris (TC) 61 PEDAL ORGAN 4' Flute 73 32' Resultant (f) -- 8' Clarinet 73 32' Resultant (p) -- 8' French Horn 61 b 16' Diapason 32 8' Tuba 61 c 16' Bourdon 32 Tremolo 16' Echo Bourdon SW 8' Octave 12 8' Gedeckt 12 16' Trombone (ext Tuba) 12 CH 16' Contra Oboe SW 8' Tuba CH Chimes GT a extension PED 8' Octave (prepared) b from Möller Op. 6463 (James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va.) c engages Unison Off COMBINATIONS (99 levels) COUPLERS Great 6 (thumb) Great to Pedal 8 Swell 6 (thumb) Swell to Pedal 8 4 Choir 6 (thumb) Choir to Pedal 8 4 Pedal 6 (thumb) Swell to Great 16 8 4 General 12 (thumb & toe) Choir to Great 16 8 4 Set (thumb) Swell to Choir 16 8 4 General Cancel (thumb) EXPRESSION ACCESSORIES Balanced Swell Pedal Great/Choir transfer Balanced Choir Pedal Pedal Divide Crescendo Pedal Prev/Next pistons & toe studs [Received from Steven E. Lawson 2015-06-17]