The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Residence: Pickhardt, Wilhelm
927 Fifth Avenue at 74th Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10021

OHS Database ID 51783.

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Status and Condition

The organ is no longer at this location, and is presumed destroyed, dispersed or relocated.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 9, 2017.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 11 stops. 14 registers. 11 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.


  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Steven E. Lawson, using information found in Roosevelt Opus List. -- (Database Manager. July 31, 2013)

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  • Typed specification. Source: From Music, A Review (Jan. 7, 1882), courtesy Jim Lewis
    New York City, New York
    Wilhelm Pickhardt Residence
    Hilborne L. Roosevelt   Opus 99   1882
    2 manuals, 14 registers, 11 stops, 11 ranks
             GREAT ORGAN
          8' Open Diapason (Treble)    46
          8' Open Diapason (Bass)      12
          8' Concert Flute (TC)        46
          8' Dulciana (TC)             46
          8' Stopped Diapason (Bass)   12
          4' Gemshorn                  58
             SWELL ORGAN
          8' Violin Diapason (TC)      46
          8' Viol d'Amour (TC)         46
          8' Stopped Diapason (TC)     46
          8' Unison Bass               12
          4' Harmonic Flute            58
          8' Oboe (TC)                 46
             PEDAL ORGAN
         16' Bourdon                   27
          8' Basset Horn (free reed)   27
             Swell to Great
             Swell to Great 8ves
             Swell to Pedals
             Great to Pedals
             Four Combination Pedals
             Balanced Swell Pedal
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-07-10]
  • Click Here Typed specification. Source: From Music, A Review (Jan. 7, 1882), courtesy Jim Lewis Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.