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Market Square Presbyterian Church
20 South Second Street
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 27583.

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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 in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 6, 2012.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 79 stops. 58 registers. 83 ranks. 4662 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. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified by Jeff Scofield through information in Möller factory documents. (Database Manager. August 25, 2007)
  • Updated 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:
    Replaced much modified Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1048 (1944). (Database Manager. March 12, 2008)
  • Updated through on-line information from John Robinson. (Database Manager. May 9, 2010)
  • Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- Primarily housed in a large case in the rear gallery with an en chamade, and two, divided, mirror-image Rückpositiv cases on the gallery rail. (Database Manager. May 10, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Retained some pipework from 4/65 Aeolian-Skinner Op. 1048 (Database Manager. April 6, 2012)

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Photographs

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Organ case in rear gallery. Photograph by John K. Robinson 2010-01-08
Gallery and Organ Cases. Photograph by Rick Zentmeyer 2010-07-18
Trompette en Chamade. Photograph by Rick Zentmeyer 2010-09-28
Sanctuary Interior and Chancel. Photograph by Rick Zentmeyer 2010-09-28
Console. Photograph by Rick Zentmeyer 2010-09-28
Church Exterior. Photograph by Rick Zentmeyer 2010-05-28
M.P. Moller case, Aeolian-Skinner chambers behind grilles. Photograph by John Robinson 2017-11-12
Grand-orgue and Positif Stop Jamb. Photograph by John Robinson 2017-06-10
Pédale, Récit I, Récit II Stop Jamb. Photograph by John Robinson 2010-06-17
Manuals. Photograph by John Robinson 2010-06-17
Cornet. Photograph by John Robinson 2010-06-17

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
           Market Square Presbyterian Church
    
           Möller   Op. 11805   3/83   1991
           ___________________________________________________________
    
           GRAND ORGUE                         RECIT II
     * 16' Violoncelle           61        16' Bourdon              61 k
     *  8' Montre                61         8' Cor de Nuit          12
        8' Violoncelle           12         8' Viole de Gambe       61
        8' Flute Harmonique      61         8' Voix Celeste         61
        8' Bourdon               61 a       8' Dulciana             61 j
        4' Prestant              61         8' Unda Maris           61 j
        4' Flute Ouverte         61         4' Fugara               61
        2' Doublette             61         4' Flute Octaviante     61
        V  Grand Cornet         185 b   2 2/3' Nazard               61
        V  Fourniture           204         2' Octavin              61   
       IV  Cymbale              244     1 3/5' Tierce               61
       16' Bombarde              61 c       8' Tuba                 61
        8' Trompette             61         8' Hautbois             61 j
        4' Clairon               61         8' Voix Humaine         61 j
           Tremblant                           Tremblant
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade  61            Sub
           Chimes                25            Unison Off
                                               Super
           POSITIF (unenclosed)             8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
     *  8' Montre                61
        8' Bourdon               61 d          PEDALE
     *  4' Prestant              61        32' Contre Bourdon       el
        4' Flute                 61        16' Contre Bass          32 L
    2 2/3' Nazard                61        16' Soubasse             32 j
        2' Doublette             61        16' Violoncelle          GO
    1 3/5' Tierce                61        16' Bourdon              R2
    1 1/3' Larigot               12        16' Cor de Chamois       32 m
        V  Fourniture           305      *  8' Principal            32
       16' Regal                 61         8' Flute                32 n
        8' Cromorne              61         8' Violoncelle          GO
           Tremblant                        8' Cor de Nuit          R2
           Sub                              4' Choralbasse          24
           Unison Off                       4' Flute                12
           Super                           IV  Fourniture          128
       16' Trompette-en-Chamade  tc        32' Contra Fagotto       12 j
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade  GT        16' Bombarde             32 j
        4' Clairon-en-Chamade    GT        16' Basson               R1
           Cymbelstern                      8' Trompette            12
                                            8' Hautbois             R2
           RECIT I                          4' Clairon              12
        8' Diapason              61 e       4' Cromorne             PO
        8' Flute Traversiere     61 f       8' Trompette-en-Chamade GO
        8' Flute Couverte        61            Chimes               GO
        8' Flute Celeste II     110
        4' Principal             61 g
        4' Flute Conique         61
        2' Flageolet             61
     II-V  Plein Jeu Harmonique 218 h
       IV  Cymbale              244
       16' Basson                61 i
        8' Trompette             61 j
        4' Clairon               61 j
           Tremblant
           Sub
           Unison Off
           Super
    
        a  13-61 present GT Rohr Flute
        b  new and present pipes
        c  1-12 new full-length; 13061 present GT Trumpet
        d  1-61 present inventory pipes
        e  present SW Diapason rescaled 2 pipes
        f  present GT Harmonic Flute rescaled 2 pipes
        g  present GT 4' Prestant
        h  present pipes where possible
        i  1-24 present 16' Fagotto; 25-61 new pipes
        j  present pipes
        k  1-12 new pipes, 13-24 present CH 8' Hohlflute; 25-73 present SW Bourdon
        L  1-12 present PD 16' open wood; 13-56 present GT 1st Diapason rescaled 1 note
        m  1-12 present GT 16' Spitzflute; 13-32 present CH 16' Gemshorn
        n  present 16' Gemshorn and GT 16' Spitzflute
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield  April 8, 2012]
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