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All Saints R.C. Church
47 E. 129th St. at Madison Ave.
New York City: Manhattan (Harlem), New York 10035

OHS Database ID 27331.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 29, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 61 stops. 69 registers. 70 ranks. 4062 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, center.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. Concave radiating pedalboard (not AGO standard dimensions). Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Stephan J. Drexler. -- Rebuild and enlargement of original Frank Roosevelt Opus 525 (1892). Action eletrified in main organ and solo division added, new console, Gt 8' Tpt rebuilt, Ped 16' Trombone rebuilt & extended from 32'-4' in ped, Ch Quintadena replaced with Unda Maris, Ch 16' Dulciana bass 8ve added borrowed to ped, Swell 8' Aeoline replaced by Ch 8' Quintadena,Sw 16' Fagotto rebuilt borrow to ped, Sw 8' Cornopean replaced, new Sw 4' Clarion 16' 8' 4' reeds on new chest, cornopean & Fagotto replaced with new 8'Viol d' Orch & Viol Celeste, Sw lieblich gedeckt 16' 1-32 on new offset chest for borrow to ped, new 8' Flute in ped on trombone position. (Database Manager. August 4, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. November 29, 2010)

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Other Websites

  • Church of All Saints. (New York City Organ Project website) Specification, photo, history.[Last accessed 2017-09-01.]

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Photographs

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Exterior. Photograph by John Rust 2005-06-03
Organ Facade. Photograph by John Rust 2005-06-03
Console. Photograph by John Rust 2005-06-03
Console. Photograph by John Rust 2005-06-03

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Stoplist

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  • Typed specification. Source: from The Organ at All Saints Roman Catholic Church, pub. by the church
    New York City, New York
    All Saints Roman Catholic Church
    
    Welte-Tripp Organ Corp.   Opus 317   1931      4 manuals, 61 stops, 70 ranks
    Electrification and enlargement of Frank Roosevelt No. 525 (1892)
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             GREAT ORGAN                           SWELL ORGAN
         16' Open Diapason          61         16' Bourdon                61
          8' 1st Open Diapason      61          8' Open Diapason          61
          8' 2nd Open Diapason      61          8' Stopped Flute          61
          8' Doppel Flöte           61          8' Salicional             61
          8' Principal Flöte        61          8' Voix Celeste           61
          8' Viola di Gamba         61          8' Viole d'Orchestre      61
          4' Octave                 61          8' Viole Celeste          61
          4' Hohl Flöte             61          8' Quintadena             61
      2 2/3' Twelfth                61          4' Octave                 61
          2' Fifteenth              61          4' Flute Harmonique       61
             Mixture IV-V          293          2' Flageolet              61
             Scharff III           183             Cornet III-IV         232
          8' Tromba                 61         16' Posaune                61
             Tremolo                            8' Cornopean              61
                                                8' Oboe                   61
             CHOIR ORGAN                        8' Vox Humana             61
         16' Contra Gamba           61          4' Clarion                61
          8' Geigen Principal       61             Tremolo
          8' Concert Flute          61
          8' Dulciana               61             SOLO ORGAN
          8' Unda Maris             61          8' Stentorphone           61
          4' Fugara                 61          8' Gamba                  61
          4' Rohr Flute             61          8' Gamba Celeste          61
          2' Harmonic Piccolo       61          8' Tuba Mirabilis         61
          8' Clarinet               61          8' Cor Anglais            61
             Tremolo                            8' French Horn            61
                                                   Tremolo
             CHANCEL ORGAN
          8' Open Diapason          61             PEDAL ORGAN
          8' Doppel Flöte           61         16' Open Diapaon           32
          8' Salicional             61         16' Bourdon                32
          8' Voix Celeste           61         16' Violone                32
          4' Octave                 61         16' Chancel Bourdon        32
          4' Flute Harmonique       61         16' Lieblich Gedeckt (Sw)  --
          8' Trompette              61         16' Contra Basso (ext So)  12
          8' Vox Humana             61         16' Contra Gamba (Ch)      --
             Tremolo                       10 2/3' Quint                  32
         16' Pedal Bourdon          30          8' Cello (wood)           32
                                                8' Flute                  32
                                                8' Geigen Principal (So)  --
                                               32' Contre Bombarde        56
                                               16' Trombone (fr. 32')     --
                                               16' Posaune (Sw)           --
                                                8' Tromba (fr. 32')       --
                                                4' Clarion (fr. 32')      --
    
             ADJUSTABLE COMBINATIONS               COUPLERS & ACCESSORIES
             Solo     3 & Cancel (thumb)           Great to Pedal        8  4
             Chancel  3 & Cancel (thumb)           Swell to Pedal        8  4
             Swell    6 & Cancel (thumb)           Choir to Pedal        8  4
             Great    6 & Cancel (thumb)           Solo to Pedal         8  4
             Choir    4 & Cancel (thumb)           Chancel to Pedal      8  4
             Pedal    3          (toe)             Swell to Great    16  8  4
             General  6          (thumb & toe)     Choir to Great    16  8  4
             General Cancel      (thumb)           Solo to Great     16  8  4
                                                   Chancel to Great  16  8  4
             REVERSIBLES                           Solo to Swell     16  8  4
             Great to Pedal      (thumb & toe)     Swell to Choir    16  8  4
             Swell to Pedal      (thumb)           Solo to Choir     16  8  4
             Choir to Pedal      (thumb)           Chancel to Solo       8
             Chancel to Pedal    (thumb)           Swell             16 UO  4
             Swell to Great      (thumb & toe)     Choir             16 UO  4
             16' Stops Off       (thumb)           Solo              16     4
             16' Couplers Off    (thumb)           Chancel           16     4
             4' Couplers Off     (thumb)           Choir Off / Chancel On
             Full Organ          (thumb & toe)     Master Swell
                                                   16' Stops Off
             EXPRESSION                            16' Couplers Off
             Balanced Swell Pedal                  4' Couplers Off
             Balanced Choir Pedal
             Balanced Solo Pedal
             Register Crescendo Pedal
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-09-01]
    
    
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