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.
Wurlitzer EP chests .
Three manuals. 4 divisions. 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 3 manuals, 13 ranks The Rudolph Wurlitzer Co. Opus 2215 1937 Rebuild _______________________________________________________________________________________ MAIN CHAMBER TUBA CHAMBER 16' Diapason Phonon 73 pipes* 16' Ophecleide/Tuba/Clarion 85 pipes 16' Tibia Clausa 73 pipes* 8' Horn Diapason 73 pipes 8' Viol d'Orchestre 73 pipes 8' Viol Celeste 73 pipes 16' Bourdon/Flute 85 pipes 8' Gedact/Lieblich Flute 73 pipes 8' Aeoline 73 pipes 4' Unda Maris 61 pipes 8' Trumpet 61 pipes 8' Clarinet 61 pipes 16' Vox Humana 73 pipes Cathedral Chimes 25 notes** * originally unenclosed; enclosed 1937 ** added 1937 PEDAL GREAT 32' Resultant Bass 16' Contra Tibia Clausa 16' Diapason Phonon 8' Diapason Phonon 16' Contra Tibia Clausa 8' Tibia Clausa 16' Bourdon 8' Horn Diapason 8' Flute 8' Concert Flute 8' Cello 8' Gedact 16' Ophecleide 4' Octave 16' Vox Humana 4' Flute 8' Tuba 16' Ophecleide 4' Clarion 8' Tuba Great to Pedal 4' Clarion Swell to Pedal Cathedral Chimes Swell to Pedal Octave Great Octave Choir to Pedal Swell to Great Suboctave Swell to Great CHOIR Swell to Great Octave 16' Aeoline (t.c) Choir to Great Suboctave 8' Horn Diapason Choir to Great 8' Concert Flute Choir to Great Octave 8' Viol d'Orchestre 8' Gedact SWELL 8' Aeoline 16' Bourdon 8' Unda Maris (t.c) 8' Horn Diapason 4' Flute 8' Concert Flute 4' Dulcet 8' Viol d'Orchestre 4' Unda Maris 8' Celeste 16' Ophecleide 8' Gedact 8' Vox Humana 8' Aeoline 8' Clarinet 4' Octave 8' Tuba 4' Flute 4' Clarion 4' Gambette Choir Suboctave 4' Octave Celeste Choir Octave 16' Vox Humana Swell to Choir Suboctave 8' Tuba Swell to Choir 8' Trumpet Swell to Choir Octave 8' Vox Humana 8' Clarinet Swell Suboctave Swell Octave COMBINATION PISTONS PISTONS IN SWELL KEYSLIP Swell pp p mp mf f ff Unison ON and OFF Great p mp mf f ff fff Tremolo ON and OFF (Main Chamber) Choir pp p mp mf f ff GENERAL BALANCED SWELL SHOES Choir Suitable Bass Main Expression Great Suitable Bass Tuba Expression Swell Suitable Bass Crescendo Pedal (in separate alcove) Sforzando [Received from Steven E. Lawson 2018-06-25]