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Our Saviour R.C. Church
59 Park Ave. at 38th St.
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10016

OHS Database ID 19516.

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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.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 27, 2010.
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Technical Details

Slider chests with EP pallets (Blackinton type).

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 32 stops. 49 registers. 37 ranks. 2279 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. 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.


  • Identified through online information from Jeffrey Dexter. -- (Database Manager. September 26, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Replaced 1959 3/33 Möller Op. 9213 retaining nine ranks (Database Manager. April 19, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. December 27, 2010)

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Church interior to gallery and organ. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2006-09-09
Church interior from gallery. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson
Church exterior. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2006-09-09

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  • Stoplist courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co.
           New York, New York
           Church of Our Saviour, R.C.
           Schantz   Op. 2259   2005   3/37
           GREAT                        CHOIR/SOLO
       16' Geigen Diapason  61       8' Harmonic Flute    61
        8' Open Diapason    61       8' Dolcan            61
        8' Geigen           12       8' Dolcan Celeste    49
        8' Koppelflöte      61       4' Concert Flute     61
        4' Principal        61       8' Cor Anglais       61
        4' Nachthorn        61       8' Clarinet          61
    2 2/3' Twelfth          61       8' Oboe              61
        2' Fifteenth        61          Tremulant
    1 3/5' Seventeenth      pf       8' Tuba Magna        61
       IV  Mixture         244          Sub
        8' Trumpet          61          Unison Off
           Tremulant                    Super
           Unison Off                   PEDAL
           Super                    32' Contra Bourdon    dg
                                    16' Contrabass        32
           SWELL                    16' Geigen Diapason   GT
       16' Lieblich Gedeckt 61      16' Subbass           32
        8' Violin Diapason  61      16' Lieblich Gedeckt  SW
        8' Viole de Gambe   61       8' Octave            12
        8' Voix Celeste     49       8' Geigen            GT
        8' Rohrflöte        12       8' Subbass           12
        4' Octave           61       8' Gedeckt           SW
        4' Nason Flute      61       4' Choral Bass       32
    2 2/3' Nasard           61       4' Open Flute        12
        2' Octavin          61      32' Contra Bassoon    dg
    1 3/5' Tierce           61      16' Double Trumpet    12 GT
       IV  Plein Jeu       244      16' Bassoon           SW
       16' Bassoon          61       8' Trumpet           GT
        8' Trumpet          61       4' Oboe              SW
        8' Oboe             12       8' Tuba Magna     CH/SO
           Unison Off
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield  August 5, 2011]
  • Click Here Stoplist courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.