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Geo. Kilgen & Son, Inc. (Opus 4521, 1930)

Location:

Église Évangélique Française
126 West 16th Street
New York City: Manhattan, NY 10011 US
Organ ID: 23960

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition needs attention, but in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on December 27, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP unit
  • 5 ranks. 365 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 5 stops. 23 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on December 27, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 5
  • Registers: 23
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on December 27, 2019.
Database Manager on September 08, 2006:

Kilgen "Petit Ensemble" model

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Specification from Sebastian M. Glück: Open In New Tab Typed specification
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Sebastian Glück via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project.

Organ chamber and façade: Photograph by Sebastian Glück via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project.

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