The OHS Pipe Organ Database

SS. Cyril and Methodius R.C. Church
148 Clinton Street
Binghamton, New York 13905

OHS Database ID 60534.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ needs repairs, but is in usable condition.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 11, 2017.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 28 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • This entry describes alterations to an existing organ.
    Identified by Josh Carey, who has heard or played the organ.
    This instrument was first installed in the original church building which was rebuilt in 1960. The instrument is used regularly for all liturgies. Console is failing and combination action is no longer usable. (Database Manager. September 3, 2017)
  • Updated by Joshua Carey, who has heard or played the organ. (James Cook. September 11, 2017)

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Joshua Carey 2017-09-10
Organ in Gallery. Photograph by Joshua Carey 2017-09-10
Closeup of console. Photograph by Joshua Carey 2017-09-10
Crescendo and Sforzando indicator lights. Photograph by Joshua Carey 2017-09-10
Closeup of pedalboard. Photograph by Joshua Carey 2017-09-10
Builder Nameplate and Wind/Current indicator light. Photograph by Joshua Carey 2017-09-10

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from Joshua Carey.. Source: Stoplist taken from console
    Binghamton, NY
    SS. Cyril and Methodius R.C. Church
    
    Organ by George J. Kilgen, Sr.
    Opus 4310
    1929
    
    Pedal
    32'    Contra Bourdon
    16'    Open Diapason
    16'    Bourdon
    16'    Lieblich Gedeckt
    8'     Octave
    8'     Bass Flute
    8'     Cello
    8'     Flauto Dolce
    4'     Blockfloete
    III    Ripieno
    16'    Fagotto
    8'     Swell
    8'     Choir
    8'     Great
    
    Swell
    16'    Bourdon
    8'     Open Diapason
    8'     Stopped Diapason
    8'     Salicional
    8'     Voix Celeste
    8'     Aeoline
    4'     Geigen Octave
    4'     Salicet
    4'     Flute D'Amour
    2 2/3' Quint
    2'     Flautino
    III    Plein Jeu
    8'     Waldhorn
    8'     Oboe
    4'     Clarion
    16'    Swell
    4'     Swell
           Tremolo
    
    Great
    8'     Open Diapason
    8'     Philomela
    8'     Gamba
    8'     Melodia
    8'     Dulciana
    4'     Octave
    4'     Flute
    2 2/3' Twelfth
    2'     Fifteenth
    III    Ripieno
    8'     Tuba
           Chimes
    16'    Swell
    8'     Swell
    4'     Swell
    16'    Choir
    8'     Choir
    4'     Choir
    16'    Great
    4'     Great
           Unison Off
    
    Choir
    16'    Dulciana
    8'     Open Diapason
    8'     Violonecello
    8'     Melodia
    8'     Dolce
    4'     Flute
    4'     Dulcet
    2 2/3' Nazard
    2'     Piccolo
    8'     Clarinet
    8'     Swell
    16'    Choir
    4'     Choir
           Unison Off
           Tremolo
    
    
    
    		
  • Click Here Original document from Joshua Carey.. Source: Stoplist taken from console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.