Pipe Organ Database

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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 155-A, 1944)

Location:

Plymouth Congregational Church
1900 Nicollet Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403 US
Organ ID: 19666

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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 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 55 ranks. 3,883 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 52 stops. 79 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) 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: 79
  • 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: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on June 22, 2022.
Database Manager on November 20, 2005:

Identified 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:
Rebuild of Skinner Op. 155 (1908). Replaced by three-manual Holtkamp in 1983, retaining 12 ranks.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From Allen Kinzey via <i>The Aeolian-Skinner Archives</i>
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Write-up from THE DIAPASON February 1948: Open In New Tab Stoplist and commentary
We received the most recent update for this document from Jeff Scofield on June 22, 2022.

Instrument Images:

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

Church interior to front and organ cases: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-07-30

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