The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Aeolian Hall
29 West 42nd Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10036

OHS Database ID 51605.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 26, 2013.


Technical Details

Four manuals. 78 ranks.

Notes

  • An original installation. Identified by Steven E. Lawson, using information found in Factory Specification. -- (Database Manager. July 26, 2013)

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Photographs

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Auditorium interior. Photograph from The Aeolian Pipe Organ by Rollin Smith via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project
Building exterior. Photograph from The Aeolian Pipe Organ by Rollin Smith via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project

Pipe organs in New York sponsored by Foley-Baker, Inc.

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist from the factory specifications via Larry Trupiano and the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project
           New York, New York
           Aeolian Company
           Aeolian Hall
    
           Aeolian   Op. 1212   1912   4/78
           __________________________________________________
    
           GREAT (red tablets)          SWELL (green)
    
       16' Diapason        * 61     16' Diapason           73
        8' Diapason ƒƒ     * 61     16' Flute              73
        8' Diapason ƒ        61      8' String  ƒ          73
        8' String   ƒ        61      8' String  ƒ Vibrato  61
        8' String   mƒ       61      8' String  mƒ         73
        8' String   p        61      8' String  p          73
        8' Flute    ƒ        61      8' String  p Vibrato  61
        8' Flute             61      8' String  pp         73
        4' Diapason          61      8' Flute   ƒ          73
        4' Flute             61      8' Flute   p          73
    2 2/3' Diapason          61      4' String             73
        2' Diapason          61      4' Flute              73
       IV  Diapason Mixture 244      2' Flageolet          73
       16' Trumpet           61      V  String Mixture    305
        8' Trumpet  ƒ        61     16' Basson             73
        4' Trumpet           61      8' Trumpet ƒ          73
           Tremolo                   8' Oboe    ƒ          73
           Sub                       8' Oboe    p (orch)   73
           Super                     8' Vox Humana     ƒ   73
                                     8' Vox Humana     p   73
           CHOIR (blue)                 Tremolo
                                        Sub
       16' String            73         Super
        8' Diapason ƒ        73
        8' String   ƒ        73         ECHO (yellow)
        8' String   p        73
        8' Flute    ƒ        73      8' String         p   73
        8' Flute    p        73      8' String  p Vibrato  61
        8' Flute (Quintadena)73      8' String  pp         73
        4' Flute             73      8' Flute              73
        2' Piccolo           73      8' Flute (Quintadena) 73
        8' Clarinet          73      8' Vox Humana         73
        8' Oboe (Orchestral) 73         Tremolo
           Tremolo                      Tower Bells        20
           Sub                          Echo Harp          61
           Super
           Harp                         PEDAL
    
           SOLO (yellow)            32' Diapason           32
                                    16' Diapason           32
        8' Diapason          73     16' String   ƒ         32
        8' String            73     16' String   p         32
        8' Flute             73     16' Flute    ƒ         32
        4' Flute (Doppel)    73     16' Flute    p         32
        2' Piccolo           73      8' String   ƒ         32
        8' Trumpet           73      8' Flute              32
        8' Clarinet          73     16' Trumpet  ƒ         32
        8' Saxophone         73     16' Bassoon  p         SW
           Tremolo                      Chimes             SO
           Solo-Echo Sub            16' Echo Flute         32
           Solo-Echo Super
           Chimes            20
    
             [Received from Jeff Scofield December 1, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist from the factory specifications via Larry Trupiano and the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.