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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1340, 1959)

Location:

Home Moravian Church
529 S. Church Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101 US
Organ ID: 35621

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Moravian Churches / Unity of the Brethren
  • The organ has been restored to a previous 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
  • 39 ranks. 2,382 pipes. 3 manuals. 33 stops. 43 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman 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
  • Stops: 33
  • Registers: 43
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 29, 2010:

Updated through online information from Hal Garrison. -- Installed behind the altered façade of the existing 1913 Kimball organ.

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

Database Manager on May 13, 2009:

Updated through online information from Jonathan Barnes.

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

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:
Extant; unaltered.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
<i>The Aeolian-Skinner Archives</i>: Open In New Tab From Allen Kinzey
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2010-02-03

Church interior with organ facade: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-12-24

Original 1913 Kimball facade: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-09-03

Console; left perspective: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-09-19

Console: manuals and stopjambs after solid state conversion: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-09-19

Console: Pedal & Swell stopjamb: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-20

Console: Great & Choir stopjamb: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-20

Console: Coupler rail: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-20

Console: Pedalboard, toe studs, foot levers, pedal movements: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-31

Console: Aeolian-Skinner nameplate: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-20

Console: Joseph S. Whiteford nameplate: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-20

Console: new solid state controls; left side: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-20

Console: new solid state controls; right side: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-20

Organ during 2009 renovation: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-08-28

Organ during 2009 renovation; offset bass pipes: Photograph by Hal Garrison. Taken on 2009-09-04

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