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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 351, 1921)

Location:

St. Peter's Episcopal Church
Albany, NY US
Organ ID: 22625

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • 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
  • 53 ranks. 3,469 pipes. 4 manuals. 47 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 47
  • Registers: 53
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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 13, 2018.
Scot Huntington on March 18, 2021:

The rebuilt Roosevelt/Skinner/Moller organ was replaced by the Schlicker Organ Co. with a large and completely new 3-manual organ in 1975. To my knowledge, no parts of the old organ were recycled.

We received the most recent update for this note from Scot Huntington on March 18, 2021.

Database Manager on January 07, 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:
Reusing 10 existing ranks and 11 extra façade pipes. Rebuilt by M. P. Möller, #R-579 with twenty-seven new ranks in 1957.

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

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1908).

Church exterior: Photograph by Daniel Case, via commons.wikimedia, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2015-08-19

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