The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Michael's Episcopal Church
225 W. 99th Street at Amsterdam Avenue
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10025

Chapel of the Angels

OHS Database ID 648.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 29, 2016.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

One manual. 2 divisions. 6 stops. 11 registers. 8 ranks. 378 pipes. Manual compass is 54 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.


  • Status Note: There 1997 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. January 1, 2011)

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  • Pape, Uwe. The Tracker Organ Revival in America. (Berlin: Pape Verlag, 1977), 108 [0]

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Chapel and organ. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2013-09-09
Console and case. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2013-09-09
Console. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2013-09-09

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  • Typed specification. Source: Site visit by Steven E. Lawson
    New York City, New York
    St. Michael's Episcopal Church - Chapel
    Rudolf von Beckerath Orgelbau GmbH   1965
    1 manuals, 11 registers, 6 stops, 8 ranks
             MANUAL (dividing at b24/c25)
          8' Gedackt Bass           24
          8' Gedackt Diskant        30
          4' Rohrflöte Bass         24
          4' Rohrflöte Diskant      30
          2' Prinzipal Bass         24
          2' Principal Diskant      30
      1 1/3' Quint Bass             24
      1 1/3' Quint Diskant          30
             Scharf 3f. Bass        73
             Scharf 3f. Diskant     90
         16' Subbass                30
               (hitch-down control)
             Manual/Pedal 8'
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-09-18]
  • Click Here Typed specification. Source: Site visit by Steven E. Lawson Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.