The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Church of the Brethren
Fresno, California

OHS Database ID 35410.

Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 June 11, 2008.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Two manuals. 14 stops. 16 registers. 17 ranks. 985 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 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:
    Enlarged in 1954, #1226-A (one stop) and in 1960, #1226-B (one stop). (Database Manager. June 11, 2008)

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: from Allen Kinzey
    Fresno, California
    Church of the Brethren
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1226   1950
    2 manuals, 16 registers, 14 stops, 17 ranks
                    GREAT ORGAN
                 8' Bourdon             61
                 8' Spitzflöte          61
                 4' Principal           61
                 4' Harmonic Flute      61
               III  Plein Jeu          183
                    SWELL ORGAN
                 8' Rohrflöte           68
                 8' Viola               68
                 8' Viola Celeste (TC)  49
                 4' Gemshorn            68
                II  Sesquialtera       122
                 8' Trompette           68
                    PEDAL ORGAN
                16' Bourdon             32
                16' Spitzflöte          12 GT
                 8' Principal           32
                 8' Spitzflöte          GT
                 4' Choralbass          32
                    Chimes              GT
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-10-16]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: from Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.