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Immaculate Conception R.C. Seminary
440 West Neck Road
Huntington, New York 11743

Chapel

OHS Database ID 23664.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and is used occasionally.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 7, 2014.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 25 stops. 29 registers. 28 ranks. 1847 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons.

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:
    Extant; tonally altered. (Database Manager. May 16, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from Gregg Patruno. -- The combination action was no longer operable, but the organ was used extensively for an AGO mini-convention on 2014-01-20. (Database Manager. February 6, 2014)
  • Updated through online information from Keith Bigger. -- Organ is completely original and unaltered. Primaries releathered in the 70's per Ray Henderson, Dean of the Suffolk Chapter, AGO during a Biennial Mini-Convention of the Queens, Nassau & Suffolk Chapters, AGO, January 20, 2014, held at the Seminary. (Database Manager. February 7, 2014)

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from The New York City Organ Project, NYC AGO
    Huntington, New York
    Seminary of the Immaculate Conception - Chapel
    
    Skinner Organ Company   1930   Opus 837   3 manuals, 25 stops, 28 ranks
    _______________________________________________________________________
     
          GREAT ORGAN (5" wind)                   SWELL ORGAN (6" wind)
      16' Bourdon             17 PED           8' Diapason            73
       8' First Diapason      61               8' Salicional          73
       8' Second Diapason     61               8' Voix Celeste (TC)   61
       8' Harmonic Flute      61               8' Rohrflöte           73
       8' Erzähler            61               4' Gemshorn            73
       4' Octave              61               4' Flute Triangulaire  73
      II  Grave Mixture      122             III  Mixture            183
       8' Trumpet             SW               8' Trumpet             73
       8' French Horn         61 (a)           8' Oboe d'Amore        73
          French Horn Tremolo    (b)           8' Vox Humana          73
                                                  Tremolo
          CHOIR ORGAN (7 1/2" wind)
       8' Geigen              73                  PEDAL ORGAN (6" wind)
       8' Concert Flute       73              16' Major Bass          32
       8' Flauto Dolce        73              16' Bourdon             32
       8' Flute Celeste (TC)  61               8' Octave              12
       4' Flute               73               8' Gedeckt             12
       8' Clarinet            73   
          Tremolo                                 ADJUSTABLE COMBINATIONS
                                                  Swell    1-2-3-4-5  (c)
      (a) enclosed in Choir                       Great    1-2-3-4    (c)
      (b) draws Choir Tremolo                     Choir    1-2-3      (c)
      (c) Ped./Man. Combs. On or Off              Set
                                                  General Cancel
          COUPLERS
          Great to Pedal 8                        ACCESSORIES
          Swell to Pedal 8, 4                     Balanced Pedal - Swell
          Choir to Pedal 8, 4                     Balanced Pedal - Choir
          Swell to Great 16, 8, 4                 Crescendo Pedal
          Choir to Great 16, 8, 4                 Great to Pedal Rev. (thumb & toe)
          Swell to Choir 16, 8, 4                 Sforzando Rev.      (thumb & toe)
          Great to Great 4                        Indicator Light - Crescendo
          Swell to Swell 16, 4                    Indicator Light - Sforzando
          Choir to Choir 16, 4
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-02-05]
    
    
  • Click Here Stoplist from The New York City Organ Project, NYC AGO Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.