The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
Passaic, New Jersey

OHS Database ID 23629.


Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 31, 2018.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 36 stops. 45 registers. 39 ranks. 2633 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • 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:
    Antiphonal added in 1952, #823-A; unaltered tonally; new Austin console in 1973; refurbished by Carl Loeser in 1986. (Database Manager. May 15, 2006)
  • For sale 2008. Advertised on Organ Clearing House web site. (James Cook. November 26, 2008)

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  • Stoplist from Jonathan Bowen with further clarification by Allen Kinzey
    Passaic, New Jersey
    First Presbyterian Church
    
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 823   1930        4 manuals, 36 stops, 39 ranks
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             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
         16' Bourdon             17 PED          16' Bourdon             73
          8' First Diapason      61               8' Diapason            73
          8' Second Diapason     61               8' Rohr Flute          73
          8' Principal Flute     61 (in CH)       8' Salicional          73
          4' Octave              61               8' Voix Celeste        73
             Grave Mixture II   122               8' Echo Viole          73
          8' Tromba              61 (in CH)       8' Viole Celeste       73
             Chimes              SO               4' Flute Triangulaire  73
                                                     Mixture III        183
             CHOIR ORGAN                         16' Waldhorn            73
          8' Diapason            73               8' Trumpet             73
          8' Concert Flute       73               8' Oboe                73
          8' Dulciana            73               8' Vox Humana          73
          8' Unda Maris (TC)     61               4' Clarion             73
          4' Flute d'Amour       73                  Tremolo
      2 2/3' Nazard              61
          2' Piccolo             61                  PEDAL ORGAN
          8' Corno di Bassetto   73              32' Resultant           --
             Tremolo                             16' Diapason            32
          8' Harp (TC)           --              16' Bourdon             32
          4' Celesta             61 bars         16' Echo Lieblich       SW
                                                  8' Octave              12
             SOLO ORGAN                           8' Gedeckt             12
          8' Gamba               73               8' Still Gedeckt       SW
          8' Gamba Celeste       73               4' Super Octave        12
          8' Tuba Mirabilis      73              16' Trombone            32
          8' French Horn         73              16' Waldhorn            SW
          8' English Horn        73               8' Tromba              12
             Tremolo                                 Chimes              SO
             Chimes              25 tubes
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  August 20, 2014]