Pipe Organ Database

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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 779, 1929)

Location:

Alabama College / University of Montevallo
Montevallo, AL US
Palmer Hall
Organ ID: 17887

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: EP pitman
  • 59 ranks. 3,963 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 52 stops. 69 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 52
  • Registers: 69
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 10, 2006:

Updated through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Replaced by Holtkamp in 1981; some pipework in 1989 M. P. Möller, 11770 in Cathedral of the Advent, Birmingham, Alabama.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on April 11, 2005:

Replaced by a Holtkamp organ in 1981. 21+ ranks reused in 1988 Möller, including Flute celestes, Gt. Harmonic Flute, Harmonics IV, Clarion, 16' Waldhorn, Gt. Tromba Clarion, Contra Dulciana, Contra Salicional, Flauto Mirabilis, Dulciana, Unda Maris, English Tuba, Corno di Basetto, French Horn, Swell Trompette, 32' Bourdon, Contrabass, Contra Bombarde.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
from <i>The Diapason</i>, July 1929: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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