The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 14850

Barnes Hall Chapel

OHS Database ID 4479.

Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
(The last update we received about this organ was on the transfer of data from the OHS PC Database, October 30, 2004.)

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 18 stops. 25 ranks.


  • From Bailey Hall in 1970. Relocated to The Mennonite Church, Normal, Illinois, in 1996. Movable, self-contained unit. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

Online Documents

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  • Schlicker Organ Co., Inc.. Brochure page with photograph of organ, stoplist, and description. Source: Schlicker Organs Brochure. Document Date. Unknown. Document received from William G. Barnes 2018-05-22.

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  • Pape, Uwe. The Tracker Organ Revival in America. (Berlin: Pape Verlag, 1977), 165, [0]

Related Database Entries

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: Schlicker Organ brochure, via William G. Barnes
    Ithaca, New York
    Cornell University - Bailey Hall
    Schlicker Organ Co., Inc.   1963     2 manuals, 18 stops, 25 ranks
             MANUAL I                        MANUAL II
         16' Quintadena        61         8' Holzgedeckt       61
          8' Rohrfloete        61         4' Rohrfloete        61
          4' Principal         61         2' Principal         61
          4' Nachthorn         61     1 3/5' Terz (TF)         44
             Mixture III-IV   232     1 1/3' Klein Nasat       61
          8' Trompete          61            Scharf III       183
                                          8' Krummhorn         61
             PEDAL                           Tremolo
         16' Subbass           32
          8' Gemshorn          32            COUPLERS
          4' Choralbass        32            Manual I to Pedal
             Mixture III       96            Manual II to Pedal
         16' Contra-Fagott     32            Manual II to Manual I
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2018-05-22]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: Schlicker Organ brochure, via William G. Barnes Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.