The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Market Square Presbyterian Church
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

OHS Database ID 33811.


Status and Condition

This organ is no longer whole; parts were dispersed, and some may have been re-used in a different installation.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 27, 2016.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 55 stops. 76 registers. 66 ranks. 4213 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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:
    Replaced 1916 Hook & Hastings, #2379; additional work in 1965, #1048-A & B; tonal changes by Burger & Shafer in 1979-81; replaced by 3/81 M. P. Möller, #11805 in 1991 retaining much pipework; console now in Church of the Holy Cross, Episcopal, Tyron, North Carolina. (Database Manager. March 12, 2008)

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  • From Allen Kinzey via Aeolian-Skinner Archives
    Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
    Market Square Presbyterian CHurch
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1048   1944   4 manuals, 55 stops, 66 ranks
    __________________________________________________________________________________
    
                GREAT ORGAN                              SWELL ORGAN
            16' Spitzflöte          61               16' Lieblich Gedeckt    73
             8' First Diapason      61                8' Geigen Diapason     73
             8' Second Diapason     61                8' Bourdon             73
             8' Harmonic Flute      61                8' Gamba               73
             8' Gemshorn            61                8' Viole               73
             4' Octave              61                8' Viole Celeste       73
             4' Flute               61                8' Dolce Flute         73
             2' Super Octave        61                8' Flute Celeste (TC)  61
            IV  Mixture            244                4' Geigen Principal    73
             8' Trumpet             61                4' Flute               73
                Chimes             CGT                2' Fifteenth           61
                                                     IV  Plein Jeu          244
                CHOIR ORGAN                          16' Fagotto             73
            16' Gemshorn            73                8' Trompette           73
             8' Montre              73                8' Oboe                73
             8' Hohlflöte           73                8' Vox Humana          73
             8' Viola               73                4' Clarion             73
             8' Dulciana            73                   Tremulant
             8' Unda Maris          73                8' Harp (TC)           --
             4' Flute               73                4' Harp                61 bars
             8' Cromorne            73
                Tremulant                                PEDAL ORGAN
             8' Harp                SW               16' Contrebasse         32
             4' Harp                SW               16' Bourdon             32
                                                     16' Spitzflöte          GT
                CHANCEL GREAT ORGAN (II)             16' Gemshorn            CH
             8' Diapason            61               16' Lieblich Gedeckt    SW
             8' Melodia             61                8' Principal           12
             8' Gemshorn            61                8' Flute               12
             4' Octave              61                8' Spitzflöte          GT
             4' Flute               61                8' Gemshorn            CH
           III  Mixture            183                8' Gedeckt             SW
             8' Trumpet             61                4' Super Octave        12
                Tremulant                             4' Flute               12
                Chimes                               IV  Mixture            128
                                                     32' Contra Fagotto      12 SW
                ANTIPHONAL ORGAN (IV)                16' Trombone            32
            16' Lieblich Bourdon    73               16' Fagotto             SW
             8' Diapason            73                8' Tromba              12
             8' Rohrflöte           73                4' Clarion             12
             8' Salicional          73                   Chimes              GT
             8' Voix Celeste        73
             4' Flute               73                   CHANCEL PEDAL
             8' Oboe                73               16' Bourdon             32
             8' Vox Humana          73               16' Gemshorn           CGT
                Tremulant                            16' Lieblich Bourdon   ANT
                                                      8' Flute               12
                                                      8' Gemshorn           CGT
                                                      8' Lieblich Gedeckt   ANT
                                                      4' Flute               12
                                                     16' Double Trumpet      12 CGT
  • Click Here From Allen Kinzey via Aeolian-Skinner Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.