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Austin Organs, Inc. (Opus 2652, 1981)

Location:

Trinity Episcopal Church
36 Main St.
Newtown, CT 06470 US
Church
Organ ID: 12902

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Austin Universal Air
  • 43 ranks. 2,369 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 33 stops. 43 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 33
  • Registers: 43
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 18, 2006:

Updated through on-line information from Floyd Higgins.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on January 07, 2005:

Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 29, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from <i>The American Organist</i> Undocumented Issue
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Bev LaVigne Thompson, via facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-05-24

Exposed pipes: Photograph by Bev LaVigne Thompson, via facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-05-24

Church interior to front: Photograph by Bev LaVigne Thompson, via facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-05-24

Church interior to rear and organ pipes: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-04-30

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