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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 938, 1935)

Location:

Hillside and Valley Presbyterian Church
Orange, NJ US
Organ ID: 24802

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is currently being renovated or restored.
  • The organ's condition is not playable.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 36 ranks. 2,390 pipes. 3 manuals. 33 stops. 39 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: 3
  • Stops: 33
  • Registers: 39
  • 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.
Database Manager on February 01, 2012:

Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- The church merged with another congregation, and the building was later demolished. The organ was removed by Pergallo Organ company in 2007, refurbished and installed in St. Malachy-s - the Actors- Chapel, NYC in 2012. (source 'The New York Times, on-line article dated Jan 29, 2012)

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

Database Manager on February 01, 2012:

Updated through online information from John Igoe. -- January 2012 NY Times article describes planned move of this instrument to St. Malachy's Church, New York City. Work to be done by Peragallo Organs, Paterson, NJ

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

Database Manager on November 24, 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:
Retained parts of 1892 Roosevelt, #509.

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.

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