The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Hyde Park Baptist Church
Chicago: Hyde Park, Illinois

OHS Database ID 22274.

Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 21, 2005.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 21 stops. 31 registers. 21 ranks. 1281 pipes.


  • Identified 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:
    Rebuilt by M.P. Möller, #R-538 in 1956. (Database Manager. December 21, 2005)

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: OHS Archives, via Jonathan Bowen
    Chicago, Illinois
    Hyde Park Baptist Church
    The Ernest M. Skinner Co.   Opus 211   1913       3 manuals, 21 stops, 21 ranks
               GREAT ORGAN                            SWELL ORGAN
           16' Bourdon             17 PED         16' Bourdon
            8' Diapason                            8' Diapason
            8' Philomela           17 PED          8' Gedackt
            8' Erzähler                            8' Salicional
            8' Gedackt             SW              8' Voix Celestes
            8' Dulciana            SW              8' Dulciana
            4' Flute               SW              8' Unda Maris
            8' Cornopean           SW              4' Violin              pf
                                                   4' Flute
               CHOIR ORGAN                         2' Piccolo
            8' Geigen Principal                   16' Contra Posaune      pf
            8' Concert Flute                       8' Cornopean
            4' Flauto Traverso                     8' French Horn         pf
            8' Clarinet                            8' Flugel Horn
            8' Orchestral Oboe                     8' Vox Humana
               Tremolo                                Tremolo
               PEDAL ORGAN
           16' Diapason
           16' First Bourdon
           16' Second Bourdon      SW
            8' Octave              12
            8' Gedackt             12
            8' Still Gedeckt       SW
           16' Contra Posaune      SW pf
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-03-02]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: OHS Archives, via Jonathan Bowen Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.