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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1317, 1956)

Location:

First Congregational Church
23 Park Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 US
Organ ID: 35596

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ has been renovated with changes from its original state.
  • 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
  • 26 ranks. 1,643 pipes. 3 manuals. 21 stops. 29 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: 21
  • Registers: 29
  • 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 September 27, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Tonal revisions by Austin in 1996, including new Aeolian-Skinner-style console and Great windchest.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 16, 2018.

Database Manager on June 28, 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 #337; extant; refurbished by Austin in 1996.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 16, 2018.
From Allen Kinzey: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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