Pipe Organ Database

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The Ernest M. Skinner Co. (Opus 155, 1908)

Location:

Plymouth Congregational Church
1900 Nicollet Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403 US
Organ ID: 18091

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ is no longer a complete instrument; dispersed/parted out.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 29, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 40 ranks. 2,433 pipes. 4 manuals. 36 stops. 46 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 29, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 36
  • Registers: 46
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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 29, 2018.
Database Manager on October 07, 2013:

Updated through online information from Richard C Greene.

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

Database Manager on November 20, 2005:

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:
Orchestral reeds revoiced in 1937 by E.M. Skinner & Son; rebuilt by AEolian-Skinner in 1944, #155-A; retaining forty existing ranks. Replaced by 3/87 Holtkamp, #1965 in 1983 retaining 12. Bronx, New York. dispersed, parts owned by Douglass Hunt. [See #158]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Specification from <i>The New Music Review</i> (February 1910)
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ in room: Photograph by AS Archives, submitted by John Roper.

Building: Photograph by AS Archives, submitted by John Roper.

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