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Epiphany Episcopal Church
1393 York Avenue at 74th Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10021

OHS Database ID 35721.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 24, 2017.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 36 stops. 54 registers. 50 ranks. 6 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Adjustable combination pistons. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.

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:
    Extant; combination action replaced by solid-state. (Database Manager. July 3, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Steven E. Lawson. (Database Manager. June 12, 2012)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-03-16
Exposed pipes. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-03-16
Console. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson
Console. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-03-16
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-03-16
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-03-16
Console center. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-03-16
Church exterior. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-03-16

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
    New York City, New York
    Church of the Epiphany (Episcopal)
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1412   1962   3 manuals, 36 stops, 50 ranks
    __________________________________________________________________________________
    
                HAUPTWERK (2 3/8" wind)                  POSITIV (2 3/8" wind)
            16' Quintade          61                 16' Dulciana          12 b
             8' Prinzipal         61                  8' Pommergedackt     61
             8' Bordun            61                  8' Unda Maris II    146 a b
             4' Oktav             61                  4' Prinzipal         61
             4' Rohrflöte         61                  4' Koppelflöte       61
         2 2/3' Nasat             61                  4' Unda Maris II     24 a b
             2' Super Oktav       61                  2' Lieblichprinzipal 61
             2' Blockflöte        61              1 1/3' Larigot           61
         1 3/5' Terz              61                  1' Sifflöte          61
                Mixture III      183                     Zimbel III       183
                Scharf III       183                  8' Cromorne          61 b
             8' Bombarde          17 PED              4' Chalumeau         61 b
                Chimes            25 tubes a          8' Bombarde          GT
    
                RÉCIT (3 5/8" wind)                      PEDAL (4" wind)
             8' Flute à Cheminée  68                 32' Untersatz         -- res.
             8' Viole de Gambe    68                 16' Contre Basse      32
             8' Viole Celeste     68                 16' Bourdon           32 a
             4' Montre            68                 16' Quintade          HW
             4' Flute Harmonique  68                 16' Dulciana          PO
             2' Octavin           61                  8' Octave            12
                Plein Jeu III    183                  8' Bourdon           12 a
                Cymbale III      183                  8' Quintade          HW
            16' Fagot             68                  8' Flute à Cheminée  RE
             8' Trompette         68                  4' Choralbass        12
             4' Clairon           68                  4' Bourdon           12 a
                Tremblant                                Mixture IV       128
                Récit 16                             16' Bombarde          32
                Unison Off                           16' Fagot             RE
                Récit 4                               8' Bombarde          12
                                                      8' Cromorne          PO
             a  from previous Steere organ            4' Bombarde          12
             b  enclosed in Récit box                 4' Chalumeau         PO
    
    
             COMBINATIONS (2 levels)                   COUPLERS (tablets)
             Hauptwerk  1-6    (thumb)                 Récit to Pedal           8  4
             Récit      1-6    (thumb)                 Hauptwerk to Pedal       8
             Positiv    1-6    (thumb)                 Positiv to Pedal         8
             Pedal      1-6    (toe)                   Récit to Hauptwerk   16  8  4
             General    1-8    (thumb & toe)           Positiv to Hauptwerk     8  4
             General Cancel    (thumb)                 Récit to Positiv     16  8  4
             Set               (thumb)                 Récit to Récit       16 UO  4
    
             REVERSIBLES                               MECHANICALS
             Hauptwerk to Pedal (thumb & toe)          Récit Expression Pedal
             Full Organ (thumb & toe)                  Crescendo Pedal
                                                       Wind Indicator
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-10-14]
    
    
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.