The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Holy Trinity R.C. Church
213 West 82nd Street
New York City: Manhattan, New York 10024

OHS Database ID 8964.

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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 August 21, 2013.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 34 stops. 38 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Adjustable combination pistons. 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.


  • Status Note: There 1997 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)

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Gallery and organ case. Photograph from the NYC AGO Organ Project
Organ case and en-chamade. Photograph from the NYC AGO Organ Project
Console. Photograph by John Rust via Steven E. Lawson 2011-09-09
Church exterior. Photograph by Steven E. Lawson 2011-09-09

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  • Specification from site visit
    New York City, New York
    Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church
    Orgues Létourneau Ltée   Opus 53   1997            3 manuals, 34 stops, 38 ranks  
             GRAND ORGUE (I)                           RÉCIT EXPRESSIF (II)
         16' Bourdon               58               8' Principal etroit      58
          8' Montre                58               8' Cor de nuit           58
          8' Flûte harmonique      58               8' Viole de gambe        58
          8' Flûte à cheminée      58               8' Voix céleste (TC)     46
          4' Prestant              58               4' Principal             58
          4' Flûte conique         58               4' Flûte à fuseau        58
      2 2/3' Nazard                58               2' Flûte à bec           58
          2' Doublette             58           1 1/3' Larigot               58
      1 3/5' Tierce                58                  Plein jeu IV rgs     232
             Fourniture IV rgs    232              16' Basson                58
          8' Trompette             58               8' Hautbois              58
             Tremulant                              4' Clairon               58
         32' Bourdon (ext)         dg                  BOMBARDE (III)
         16' Contrebasse           32               8' Trompette Royal       58
         16' Soubasse              32                    (chamade)
          8' Principal             32                  Clochettes
          8' Bourdon               32
          4' Basse de choral       32                  COUPLERS
         32' Bombardon (ext)       12                  G.O. to Pédale
         16' Bombarde              32                  Récit to Pédale
         16' Basson                32                  Bombarde to Pédale
          8' Trompette             32                  Récit to G.O.
                                                       Bombarde to G.O.
             COMBINATIONS                              Bombarde to Récit
             Récit          1-6   (thumb)
             Grand Orgue    1-6   (thumb)              PISTON SEQUENCER
             Pédale         1-6   (thumb & toe)        NEXT  (2) thumb; (2) toe
             General        1-8   (thumb & toe)        PREV  (1) thumb; (1) toe
             General Cancel       (thumb)
             Set                  (thumb)
             G.O. to Pédale Rev.  (thumb & toe)
             Récit to Pédake Rev. (thumb & toe)
             Récit to G.O. Rev.   (thumb & toe)
             Tutti Rev.           (thumb & toe)
             Clochettes     (knob, thumb & toe)
             Récit Expression Pedal
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-02-09]
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