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Church of the Covenant, Presbyterian
11205 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

OHS Database ID 23677.

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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 16, 2006.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 91 stops. 9774 registers. 100 ranks. 5118 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:
    Rebuild of E. M. Skinner Opus 844 (1930) with two new consoles; one Pedal rank added in 1969; reworked by Holtkamp in 1996; extant. (Database Manager. May 16, 2006)

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Bibliography

  • Schnurr, Jr., Stephen J.. "The Church of the Covenant, Cleveland," 2009 Organ Atlas: The City of Cleveland and Northern Ohio (pp. 218-223). [Photographs, stoplists]

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Photographs

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Nave, Gallery, and Antiphonal Pipe Display. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-04-25
Sanctuary Interior and Chancel. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-04-25
Gallery Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-04-25

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist and notes from Jeff Scofield
  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives
    Cleveland, Ohio
    Church of the Covenant, Presbyterian
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 844-A   1959   4 manuals, 74 stops, 100 ranks
    ____________________________________________________________________________________
    
              GREAT ORGAN                                 SWELL ORGAN
          16' Violone               61                16' Rohrbordun            68
           8' Principal             61                 8' Geigenprinzipal       68
           8' Holzgedackt           61                 8' Rohrflöte             68
           8' Gemshorn              61                 8' Viole de Gambe        68
           8' Cor de Nuit           CH                 8' Viole Celeste         68
           8' Spitzviol             CH                 8' Flute Conique         68
           4' Octave                61                 8' Flute Celeste (TC)    56
           4' Rohrflöte             61                 4' Geigenoktav           68
       2 2/3' Twelfth               61                 4' Flute Triangulaire    68
           2' Fifteenth             61                 2' Octavin               61
          IV  Fourniture           244                IV  Plein Jeu            244
         III  Scharf               183                16' Contre Trompette      68
              Chimes (in SO)        25 tubes           8' Trompette             68
                                                       8' Hautbois              68
              CHOIR ORGAN                              8' Vox Humana            61
           8' Spitzviol             68                 4' Clairon               68
           8' Cor de Nuit           68                    Tremulant
           8' Erzähler              68                    Carillon
           8' Erzähler Celeste (TC) 56
           4' Fugara                68                    SOLO ORGAN
           4' Flauto Traverso       68                 8' Gamba                 61
       2 2/3' Rohrnasat             61                 8' Gamba Celeste         61
           2' Blockflöte            61                 8' Solo Flute            61
       1 3/5' Terz                  61                 4' Flute Harmonique      61
          IV  Mixtur               244                 8' English Horn          61
          16' Dulzian               68                 8' French Horn           61
           8' Krummhorn             68                 8' Corno di Bassetto     61
           4' Rohrschalmei          68                    Tremulant
              Tremulant                                8' Trompette Harmonique  68
           8' Harp (TC)             --
           4' Celesta               61 bars               PEDAL ORGAN
                                                      32' Bourdon               32
              POSITIV ORGAN                           16' Contra Basse          32
           8' Spitzflöte            61                16' Bourdon               12
           8' Nason Flute           61                16' Violone               GT
           4' Praestant             61                16' Rohrbordun            SW
           4' Koppelflöte           61            10 2/3' Quint             GAL GT
           2' Kleinprinzipal        61                 8' Octave                32
       1 1/3' Larigot               61                 8' Bourdon               12
           1' Sifflöte              61                 8' Violone               GT
       III-V  Cymbel               221                 8' Rohrbordun            SW
              Tremulant                                4' Choralbass            32
              Zimbelstern (in SO)                      4' Nachthorn             32
                                                       2' Blockflöte            32
              GALLERY GREAT ORGAN                     IV  Mixture              128
          16' Quintaten             61                32' Bombarde              32
           8' Principal             61                16' Bombarde              12
           8' Quintaten             12                16' Contre Trompette      SW
           4' Octave                61                16' Dulzian               CH
           2' Fifteenth             61                 8' Trompette             12
       III-V  Plein Jeu            215                 8' Petite Trompette      SW
                                                       4' Clairon               12
              GALLERY SWELL ORGAN                      4' Rohrschalmei          CH
           8' Cor de Nuit           68                    Chimes                GT
           8' Viola Pomposa         68
           8' Viola Celeste         68                    GALLERY PEDAL ORGAN
           4' Gemshorn              68                16' Lieblich Gedeckt      32
          II  Sesquialtera         122                16' Quintaten             GT
           8' Fagotto               68                 8' Spitzprinzipal        32
              Tremulant                                8' Quintaten             GT
           8' Trumpet (unenclosed)  61                 4' Choralbass            12
              Carillon
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2016-07-19]
    
  • Click Here From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.