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Transfiguration Episcopal Church
1 East 29th Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10016

Little Church Around the Corner

OHS Database ID 2488.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
(The last update we received about this organ was on the transfer of data from the OHS PC Database, October 30, 2004.)


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action.

Three manuals. 47 ranks.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1995. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • 2 pr. adjustable combination pedals. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

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Church interior. Photograph via Steven E. Lawson 2002-09-09
Organ case and console. Photograph via Steven E. Lawson 2002-09-09
Organ case and console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2002-09-09

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  • Specification from builder's web site and NYC AGO Organ Project
    New York City, New York
    Church of the Transfiguration, Episcopal
    ("Little Church Around the Corner")
    
    C.B. Fisk, Inc.   Opus 92   1988          3 manuals, 31 stops, 48 ranks
    _______________________________________________________________________
    
            GREAT ORGAN (Manual I)              SWELL ORGAN (Manual II)
        16' Bourdon             58           8' Gambe               58
         8' Prestant            58           8' Voix céleste        58
         8' Spire Flute         58           8' Cor de nuit         58
         8' Harmonic Flute      58           4' Spitzflute          58
         4' Octave              58       2 2/3'[Quinte              58 a
         4' Rohrflöte           58             [Sesquialtera II     58 a
         2'[Fifteenth           58 a         2'{Doublette           58 a
           [Mixture V-VIII       ? a           {Fourniture III     116 a
            Cornet V (TC)      170          16' Dulcian             58
         8' Trumpet             58           8' Trompette           58
         8' Cromorne            58           8' Hautbois            58
    
            BRUSTWERK (Manual III)              PEDAL ORGAN
         8' Stopt Diapason      58          16' Open Bass           30
         4' Flute               58          16'[Bourdon             30 a b
         2'[Waldflöte           58      16'+32'[Bourdon (ext 16')   11 a b
           [Double Cymbel III  116           8' Baarpijp            30
         8' Regal               58           8' Bourdon (ext 16')   11 b
         4' Schawm              58           4'[Octave              30 a
                                               [Mixture IV          90 a
            COUPLERS                        16' Trombone            30
            Great to Pedal
            Swell to Pedal                      ACCESSORIES
            Brustwerk to Pedal                  Tremulant (entire organ)
            Swell to Great                      Wind Stabilizer
            Brustwerk to Great                  Zimbelstern (5 bells)
            Brustwerk to Swell                  Balanced Swell Pedal
    
            COMBINATIONS
            Two pairs of adjustable pedals - On & Off - for each jamb:
              Left (SW & PED) and Right (GT & BW)
    
         a  Bracketed stops are controlled by a single knob. Drawing the
              knob halfway brings on the first stop; drawing it fully
              brings on the second stop.
         b  located near the high altar and played by electric action.
              No low C#.
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-08-10]