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Geo. S. Hutchings (& Co.) (Opus 481, 1900)

Location:

Symphony Hall
301 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02115 US
Organ ID: 34719

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Auditoriums and Concert Halls
  • The organ is no longer at this location; destroyed, dispersed, relocated or taken in trade.
  • 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 62 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 56 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) 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: 4
  • Stops: 56
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: Setterboard (remote or in console).
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 19, 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:
Replaced by Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1134 (1947).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist provided by Steven E. Lawson
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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