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Gress-Miles Organ Co. (1962)

Originally Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1082, 1946)

Location:

Christ Church, Episcopal
17 Sagamore Road
Bronxville, NY 10708 US
Organ ID: 33960

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is no longer a complete instrument; dispersed/parted out.
  • 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 69 ranks. 3,897 pipes. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 45 stops. 57 registers.
All:
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 45
  • Registers: 57
  • 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 June 03, 2016:

The organ started out as a 1926 Hall; it was rebuilt by Aeolian-Skinner in 1946 and then again by them in 1953 after extensive water damage; some Aeolian-Skinner pipework retained for the Gress-Miles instrument.

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

Database Manager on August 02, 2010:

Updated through online information from Patricia Schaffer. -- This organ primarily known as an Aeolian-Skinner organ, opus 1082, but had extensive work after being damaged, by the Gress-Miles Organ Co. was replaced by a Casavant organ in 2009. The Console was sold to Calvary Episcopal Church, Memphis, Tenn.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on August 12, 2018.

Database Manager on March 18, 2008:

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 of Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1082/1082-A (1946/1953).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from <i>The Diapason</i> January 1962
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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