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Christ Episcopal Church
61 E. Main Street
Oyster Bay, New York 11771

OHS Database ID 7761.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 13, 2006.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Electric stop action.

Two manuals. 30 stops. 30 registers. 43 ranks. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1996. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • 1 extension. Coupler manual. Solid State combination. Kellner temperament. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from William Sullivan. -- Organ maintained by Elsener Organ Works, Inc. (Database Manager. September 13, 2006)

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Stoplist

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  • Typed Stoplist. Source: Stoplist from builder's website
    Oyster Bay, New York
    Christ Church, Episcopal
    
    Hellmuth Wolff & Associés   Opus 30   1986   2 manuals, 30 stops, 43 ranks
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             GRAND ORGUE
         16' Bourdon                 56
          8' Montre (TG)             74  (1)
          8' Flûte à cheminée        56
          4' Prestant                56
          4' Flûte conique           56
          2' Flûte                   --  (2)
             Cornet III             168
          2' Doublette               56
             Fourniture IV-V        268  (3)
          8' Trompette               56
          4' Clairon                 56
    
             RÉCIT (expressif)
          8' Bourdon                 56
          8' Viole de Gambe          56
          8' Voix céleste            56
          4' Prestant                56
          4' Flûte à fuseau          56
      2 2/3' Quinte                  --  (2)
             Sesquialtera II        112
      1 1/3' Larigot                 56
             Plein-jeu IV           224
         16' Douçaine                56
          8' Hautbois                56
    
             PÉDALE
         16' Soubasse                30
          8' Montre                  30
          8' Bourdon                 30
      5 1/3' Gros nasard             30
          4' Prestant                30
             Fourniture IV          120
         16' Bombarde                30
          8' Trompette               30
          4' Clairon                 30
          2' Clairon-Doublette       30
    
         (1) Two ranks, from tenor g
         (2) Rank available from following stop when half-drawn
         (3) Adjustable for 16' or 8' plena
    
    Combinateur électro-mécanique / Independent solid state combination system 
    Accouplement et tirasses / Normal couplers 
    Anti-secousses sur appel / Optional wind stabilizer 
    Zimbelstern
    Tremblant doux
    Accord bien tempéré / Well tempered tuning: Bach-Kellner (1/5 de comma pythagoricien)
    Pression d'air / Wind pressure: 72mm (2 7/8")
    La = 440 Hz
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-04-17]
    
    
  • Click Here Typed Stoplist. Source: Stoplist from builder's website Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.