OHS Database ID 658.
The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ needs repairs, but is in usable condition.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 5, 2013.
Electro-pneumatic (EP) unit chests.
Three manuals. 4 divisions. 44 stops. 13 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. The console is in a fixed position, center.
Stop keys in horseshoe curves. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Setterboard. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons.
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|Church Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facades. Photograph by Paul L. and Sally L. Gordon; image courtesy of the Library of Congress 1966-10-23|
Pipe organs in New York sponsored by Foley-Baker, Inc.
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Rochester, New York First Universalist Church Hope-Jones Organ Co. Opus 2, 1908 Elmira, New York Great 16' Contra Tibia Clausa 8' Diapason Phonon 8' Tibia Clausa 8' Horn Diapason 8' Concert Flute 8' Gedact 4' Octave 4' Flute 16' Ophecleide 8' Tuba 4' Clarion Cathedral Chimes (1937) Great Octave Swell to Great Suboctave Swell to Great Swell to Great Octave Choir to Great Suboctave Choir to Great Choir to Great Octave Swell 16' Bourdon 8' Horn Diapason 8' Concert Flute 8' Viol d'Orchestre 8' Viol Celeste 8' Gedact 8' Aeoline 4' Octave 4' Flute 4' Gambette 4' Octave Celeste 16' Vox Humana 8' Tuba 8' Trumpet 8' Clarinet 8' Vox Humana Tremulant Swell Suboctave Swell Off Swell Octave Choir 16' Aeoline t.c. 8' Horn Diapason 8' Concert Flute 8' Viol d'Orchestre 8' Gedact 8' Aeoline 8' Unda Maris t.c. 4' Lieblich Flute 4' Dulcet 4' Unda Maris 16' Ophecleide 8' Tuba 8' Clarinet 8' Vox Humana 4' Clarion Choir Suboctave Choir Off Choir Octave Swell to Choir Suboctave Swell to Choir Swell to Choir Octave Pedal 32' Resultant Bass (Bourdon) 16' Diapason Phonon (Diaphone bass) 16' Contra Tibia Clausa 16' Bourdon 8' Flute 8' Cello 16' Ophecleide 16' Vox Humana 8' Tuba 4' Clarion Great to Pedal Swell to Pedal Swell to Pedal Octave Choir to Pedal Accessories: Divisional pistons Suitable Bass tablets for each manual Crescendo Pedal Main Expression Pedal Tuba Expression Pedal Sforzando Rank analysis (13): Diapason Phonon 16-8 (originally unenclosed, enclosed ca. 1937) Tibia Clausa 16-8 (originally unenclosed, enclosed ca. 1937) Horn Diapason/Octave 8-4 Concert Flute/Bourdon/Flute 16-4 Viol d'Orchestre/Gambette 8-4 Viol Celeste 8-4 Gedact/Lieblich Flute 8-4 Aeoline 8-4 Unda Maris (t.c.) 8-4 Tuba/Ophecleide/Clarion 16-4 Trumpet 8 (originally Cornopean) Clarinet 8 Vox Humana 16-4 [Received from scot huntington 2013-05-05.]