The OHS Pipe Organ Database

College of the City of New York
17 Lexington Avenue at 23rd Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10010

Pauline Edwards Theatre

OHS Database ID 32582.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
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 August 2, 2013.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 23 stops. 33 registers. 23 ranks. 1621 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. January 4, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Steven E. Lawson. -- This organ was originally built as Moller Op. 1054 (1910) for the Dave Hennen Morris residence in New York City. In 1936, Morris donated the organ to CCNY. (Database Manager. August 2, 2013)

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. Photograph by Baruch College, CUNY via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project

Pipe organs in New York sponsored by Foley-Baker, Inc.

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives
        New York, New York
        College of the City of New York
        Pauline Edwards Theatre (Mason Hall)
    
        Möller   Op. 1054   1908   3/20   Morris Residence
        Möller   Op. 6211   1936   4/22   CCNY
        __________________________________________________
    
        GREAT                          SWELL
    
     8' Open Diapason    73       16' Lieblich Gedeckt  61
     8' Doppel Flute     73        8' Geigen Diapason   73
     8' Gemshorn         73        8' Gedeckt           12
     4' Octave           73        8' Viole d'Orchestre 73
        Sub                        8' Viole Celeste     61
        Unison Off                 8' Aeoline           73
        Super                      4' Flute d'Amour     12
        Chimes           21    2 2/3' Nazard             7
        Blank                      2' Flautina           5
        Blank                      8' Harmonic Tuba     73
                                   8' Orchestral Oboe   73
        ECHO                       8' Vox Humana        61
                                      Tremolo
     8' Quintadena       73           Sub
     8' Viole Aetheria   73           Unison Off
     4' Flute            73           Super
     8' Vox Humana       73           Blank
        Tremolo                       Blank
        Sub
        Unison Off                    CHOIR
        Super
        Blank                      8' Concert Flute     73
        Blank                      8' Dulciana          73
                                   8' Unda Maris        61
        PEDAL                      4' Harmonic Flute    73
                                   8' Clarinet          73
    16' Open Diapason    32           Tremolo
    16' Bourdon          32           Sub
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt SW           Unison Off
     8' Octave           12           Super
     8' Flute            12           Harp              37
     8' Gedeckt          SW           Blank
    16' Trombone         12 SW        Blank
     8' Tuba             SW
    
          [Received from Jeff Scofield August 4, 2015]