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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 851, 1932)

Location:

Trinity College
Hartford, CT US
Chapel of the Perfect Friendship
Organ ID: 17888

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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 September 01, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 58 ranks. 3,884 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 47 stops. 57 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on September 01, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 47
  • Registers: 57
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on September 01, 2018.
Database Manager on May 16, 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:
Severely damaged by bursting steam pipe in the 1950s; replaced by 3/78 Austin, #2536 in 1971; sold to St. Mary the Virgin, New York, New York; later dispersed with some pipework used by M. P. Möller, #11770 in Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham, Alabama in 1989.

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

Database Manager on April 11, 2005:

Damaged in 1950s; Replaced by 3/78 Austin, op. 2536, in 1971. 7 ranks reused in 1988 Möller in Birmingham, Alabama, including Flute triangulaire, Choir Mixture IV, Spitzflute, Gt. Double Open, Ped. Bourdon.

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