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Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
316 East 88th Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10128

OHS Database ID 8839.

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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 February 21, 2011.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 33 stops. 55 ranks. 2899 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 35 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. Concave radiating pedalboard. Combination action thumb pistons.

Notes

  • Designed by Anthony Newman; built by Christoph Glatter-Götz of Rieger Orgelbau (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- 11-sectional case with 77 pipes arranged: 5-5-5-(3-10-3)-5-5-5-(3-10-3)-5-5-5. The "10" portion of the 3-10-3 section is divided into upper and lower sections with 5 pipes in each. The Pedal has a grand ravalement that extends the otherwise 30-note compass down to AAAA: 33 notes. (Database Manager. November 6, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. February 21, 2011)

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Photographs

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Church interior. Photograph by John Rust via Steven E. Lawson 2002-09-09
Church interior. Photograph by John Rust via Steven E. Lawson 2002-09-09
Transept and organ case. Photograph by John Rust via Steven E. Lawson 2002-09-09
Console. Photograph by John Rust via Steven E. Lawson 2002-09-09
Console. Photograph by John Rust via Steven E. Lawson 2002-09-09
Console and organ case. Photograph by John Rust via Steven E. Lawson 2002-09-09

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  • Specification from builder's web site
    New York City, New York
    Church of the Holy Trinity, Episcopal (Yorkville)
    
    Rieger Orgelbau   1987                              3 manuals, 33 stops, 55 ranks
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             GRAND ORGUE (I)                          RÉCIT ESPRESSIF (III)
         16' Bourdon                 56            8' Flûte                   56
          8' Montre                  56            8' Salicional              56
          8' Flûte                   56            8' Céleste                 56
          4' Prestant                56            4' Flûte                   56
          2' Doublette               56            1' Sifflet                 56
          4' Grosse Fourniture VII  392           16' Basson                  56
      1 1/3' Fourniture IV          280            8' Hautbois                56
          1' Cymbale V              280            8' Trompette harmonique    56
          8' Cromorne                56            4' Clairon harmonique      56
          8' Trompette               56               Trémolo
          4' Clairon                 56
    
             POSITIF (II)                             PÉDALE [AAA-f1]
          8' Flûte                   56           16' Montre                  33
          4' Principal               56           16' Bourdon                 33
      1 1/3' Larigot                 56            8' Principal               33
          1' Mixture IV             224           32' Kontrabombarde          33
          8' Cornet V [f2-g5]       195           16' Bombarde                33
          8' Trompette               56            8' Trompette               33
          8' Chamade                 56
    
             COUPLERS                                 COMBINATIONS (16 levels)
             III/I, II/I, III/II,                     G.O.     4
             I/P, II/P, III/P                         Positif  4
                                                      Récit    4
             EXPRESSION                               Pédale   4  (thumb & toe)
             Récit Expression Pedal                   General  8  (thumb & toe)
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-12-03]
    
    
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