Pipe Organ Database

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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 308, 1920)

Location:

Civic Auditorium
West 5th Street
St. Paul, MN US
Organ ID: 22576

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Auditoriums and Concert Halls
  • 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 83 ranks. 4 manuals. 72 stops. 103 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
  • Stops: 72
  • Registers: 103
  • 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 03, 2006:

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:
Semi-automatic player Four opening recitals, September 29th to October 2nd, 1921 by Chandler Goldthwaite; removed by Nelson Barden & Associates, A. Thompson-Allen, Ken Clark, and Foley-Baker; moved to New Old South Church, Boston, MA in 1985; rebuilt by Casavant and Hokans-Knapp reusing two 32's from #231 in 1984-85;

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.

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