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Curtis Institute of Music
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Casimir Hall

OHS Database ID 27090.


Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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Technical Details

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 Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1022 (1941) with new console. (Database Manager. July 6, 2007)

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1984-06-06
Console angle. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1984-06-06
Casimir hall exterior and other Curtis buildings. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1984-06-06

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
            Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
            Curtis Institute of Music
            Casimir Hall
    
            Möller   Op. R-897   1974   5/106
            _______________________________________________________
    
            GREAT (II)                         CHOIR (I)
        16' Violone              61        16' Dulciana          73
         8' Principal            61         8' Nason Flute       73
         8' Bourdon              61         8' Viole d'Orchestre 73
         8' Spitzflöte           61         8' Flauto Dolce      73
         4' Octave               61         8' Flute Celeste     61
         4' Rohrflöte            61         4' Zauberflöte       73
     2 2/3' Quint                61         4' Unda Maris II    146
         2' Super Octave         61     2 2/3' Nasard            73
     III-V  Fourniture          245         2' Blockflöte        73
       III  Zimbel              183     1 3/5' Tierce            73
            Tremolo                        16' Dulzian           73
            Unison Off                      8' Krummhorn         73
            Blank                           4' Schalmei          73
                                               Tremolo
            SWELL (III)                        Sub
        16' Quintaten            73            Unison Off
         8' Geigen               73            Super
         8' Rohrflöte            73            Blank
         8' Viole de Gambe       73
         8' Viole Celeste        73            POSITIV (V)
         4' Principal            73         8' Principal         61
         4' Cor de Nuit          73         8' Rohrflöte         61
         2' Fifteenth            61         4' Principal         61
    III-VI  Plein Jeu           244         4' Koppelflöte       61
       III  Cymbal              183 a   2 2/3' Nazard            61
        16' Fagotto              73         2' Blockflöte        61
         8' Trompette            73     1 3/5' Tierce            61
         8' Flügelhorn           73         1' Sifflöte          61
         8' Vox Humana           61        IV  Scharf           244
         4' Clarion              73        IV  Acuta            244 a
            Tremolo                       III  Cymbel           183
            Sub                                Tremolo
            Unison Off                         Blank
            Super
            Blank                              PEDAL
            Zimbelstern           4        32' Contre Basse    elec
                                           32' Contre Bourdon     1 b
            SOLO (IV)                      32' Untersatz       elec
         4' Flûte Harmonique     73        16' Contre Basse      32
         V  Harmonics           305 a      16' Bourdon           32
        16' Bombarde             73 a      16' Violone           GT
         8' Trompette Harmonique 73        16' Quintaten         SW
         8' French Horn          73        16' Dulciana          CH
         8' English Horn         73         8' Principal         12
         4' Clairon Harmonique   73         8' Gedacktpommer     32
            Tremolo                         8' Cello             GT
            Sub                         5 1/3' Quint             32
            Unison Off                      4' Choralbass        32
            Super                           4' Koppelflöte       32
            Blank                           2' Blockflöte        32
                                           IV  Grand Cornet     128
            ECHO (V)                       IV  Mixture          128
         8' Viola Pomposa        73 a      32' Posaune           32
         8' Viola Celeste        73 a      16' Posaune           12
         8' Fern Flute           73        16' Bombarde          SO
         8' Echo Viole           73        16' Dulzian           CH
         8' Viole Celeste        61         8' Trompette         32
         8' Vox Humana           73         4' Clarion           32
            Tremolo                            Blank
            Sub
            Unison Off
            Super                           a  new pipework
            Blank                           b  polyphonic
    
           [Received online from Jeff Scofield  May 16, 2012]
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