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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 858-D, 1964)

Location:

Rollins College
1000 Holt Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789 US
Knowles Memorial Chapel
Organ ID: 23711

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • 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
  • 69 ranks. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 50 stops. 59 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 50
  • Registers: 59
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe 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 28, 2012:

Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ rebuilt by Randall Dyer & Associates in 2002.

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

Database Manager on May 16, 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:
Rebuild and enlargement of E. M. Skinner Opus 858 (1930), previously enlarged in 1956, 1957, and 1963.

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.

Instrument Images:

Chapel Exterior: Photograph by Stephen Hall. Taken on 2008-06-15

Skinner Pipe Facade and Positiv Pipe Display: Photograph by Stephen Hall. Taken on 2008-06-15

Chapel Interior and Chancel: Photograph by Stephen Hall. Taken on 2008-06-15

Positiv Pipe Display: Photograph by Stephen Hall. Taken on 2008-06-15

Chapel exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1993-07-08

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1993-07-07

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