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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1400, 1959)

Location:

Huntington Hartford Gallery of Modern Art (now The Museum of Arts and Design)
2 Columbus Circle<br> Eighth Avenue at 58th Street
New York City: Manhattan, NY 10019 US
Organ ID: 35699

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Museums
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on June 03, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 37 ranks. 2,125 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 26 stops. 38 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on June 03, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 26
  • Registers: 38
  • 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 June 03, 2018.
Database Manager on January 29, 2011:

Updated through online information from Connor Annable.

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:
William Self was the consultant; moved ca. 1980 to United Methodist Ch., New Canaan, CT by Gordon Auchincloss.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab The Diapason (July 1964)
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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