Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1971)

Originally Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 707, 1928)

Location:

Covenant Presbyterian Church
2126 W. Edgewater Dr.
Albany, GA 31707 US
Organ ID: 23468

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on January 12, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 48 ranks. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 40 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on January 12, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 40
  • 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 January 12, 2020.
Database Manager on January 12, 2020:

Utilized chests and most of the pipework from Skinner Op. 707 (1928), the Nave Organ (gallery) at Grace Episcopal Church, New York, as well as some of the pipework from Op. 201 (1912), the church's chancel organ; to play this, the Covenant obtained the 1936 Aeolian-Skinner console from St. Mark's Episcopal, Philadelphia; the organ sits with Great and Pedal exposed at the front of the large A-frame sanctuary with further renovation and additions planned.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on January 13, 2020.

Database Manager on May 08, 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:
Uses Gallery organ and some ranks of Chancel organ of E. M. Skinner Opus 707 (1928), Grace Episcopal, New York, New York.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on January 13, 2020.

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