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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 325, 1920)

Location:

Univ. of Rochester, Eastman School of Music
Rochester, NY US
Kilbourn Hall
Organ ID: 22587

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Conservatories and Independent Music Schools
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • 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
  • 88 ranks. 6,018 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 77 stops. 115 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 77
  • Registers: 115
  • Position: Console on lift.
  • 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.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 04, 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:
Rearranged, renovated and tonally altered in 1951, 325-A; tonal changes, renovated console and enlargement to 87 ranks in 1951, #325-B; extant, barely playable.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from <i>The Aeolian-Skinner Archives</i>
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Arthur Poister Organ Recital Kilbourne Hall Rochester NY 1931: Open In New Tab Rochester Democrat and Chronicle announcement of an Arthur Poister organ recital scheduled for Kilbourne Hall (Eastman School of Music) on 1/19/1931
Document created on 1931-01-17
We received the most recent update for this document from Craig Otto on July 12, 2020.

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