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Old Stone Church (First Presbyterian)
91 Public Square
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

OHS Database ID 49200.

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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 February 12, 2012.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 86 stops. 47 registers. 53 ranks. 3572 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

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

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Rebuild of existing Skinner organ, in historic Johnson case. Replaced in 1977 by 3/55 Holtkamp Op. 1938, which also retained the Johnson case. (Database Manager. February 12, 2012)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Organ Case. (ca. 1960) Vintage Postcard; image courtesy of William Dunklin
Church Exterior. Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1960s)

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Cleveland, Ohio
           Old Stone (First Presbyterian) Church
    
           Möller   Op. R-534   1955   4/53
           ___________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                               SWELL
       16' Prestant           68 n1        16' Lieblich Gedeckt     73
        8' Diapason           61 n          8' Geigen Principal     73 n
        8' Waldflöte          61            8' Gedeckt              73
        8' Erzähler           61            8' Flauto Dolce         73
        4' Octave             61 n          8' Flauto Dolce Celeste 61
        4' Harmonic Flute     61            8' Gamba                SO
    2 2/3' Twelfth            61 n          8' Gamba Celeste        SO
        2' Super Octave       61 n          8' Salicional           73
       IV  Mixture           244 n          8' Voix Celeste         73
        8' Trompette          61 n          8' Dulciana             CH
        4' Trompette          12 n          8' Unda Maris           CH
           Unison Off                       4' Geigen Octave        73 n
           Chimes             21            4' Triangular Flute     73
                                            4' Dulciana             CH
           CHOIR                            4' Unda Maris           CH
       16' Quintadena         61 n          2' Flautino             61
        8' English Diapason   73           IV  Mixture             244
        8' Concert Flute      73           16' Fagotto              73 n
        8' Quintadena         12 n          8' Trumpet              73 n
        8' Quintadena Celeste 73 n          8' Flügel Horn          73
        8' Dulciana           61            8' Vox Humana           73
        8' Unda Maris         49            4' Clarion              73 n
        4' Prestant           73 n             Tremolo
        4' Flute              73               Sub
        4' Quintadena         12               Unison Off
        4' Dulciana           12               Super
        4' Unda Maris         12
    2 2/3' Nasard             61               PEDAL
        2' Piccolo            61           32' Contra Bourdon       32 n5
    1 3/5' Tierce             49 n         16' Principal            32 n
        8' Clarinet           73           16' Bourdon              12
           Tremolo                         16' Prestant             GT
           Sub                             16' Lieblich Gedeckt     SW
           Unison Off                      16' Quintadena           CH
           Super                       10 2/3' Prestant             GT
           Harp               SO            8' Principal            12
           Celesta            SO            8' Bourdon              12
        8' Trompette          GT            8' Prestant             GT
        4' Trompette          GT            8' Lieblich Gedeckt     SW
                                            8' Dulciana             CH
           SOLO                             4' Principal            12
        8' Orchestral Flute   61 n2         4' Bourdon              12
        8' Gamba              73            2' Principal            12
        8' Gamba Celeste      73           IV  Mixture  (Prestant)  GT
        4' Orchestral Flute   12           32' English Horn         12 n
       16' English Horn       73 n3        16' Trombone             32
        8' Tuba               73 n4        16' Fagotto              SW
        8' French Horn        73           16' English Horn         SO
        8' English Horn       12            8' Trombone             12
        4' Tuba               12            8' Trompette            GT
           Tremolo                          8' Fagotto              SW
           Sub                              8' English Horn         SO
           Unison Off                       4' Trombone             12
           Super                            4' Trompette            GT
           Harp               61               Chimes               GT
           Celesta
       
       n   new pipework
       n1  present front pipes 1-17; new pipes and action 18-68
       n2  new pipes 1-12; present pipes 13-85
       n3  new pipes 1-12; present pipes 13-85
       n4  present pipes revoiced 1-73; new pipes 74-85
       n5  present 16' Diapason 1-12 reworked and stopped
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield February 12, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.