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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1417, 1960)

Location:

St. Bartholomew Church, Episcopal
325 Park Avenue at 51st Street
New York City: Manhattan, NY 10022 US
Chapel
Organ ID: 35731

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 18 ranks. 1,044 pipes. 2 manuals. 22 stops.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 22
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Console Style: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Blind action not moving stop controls.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb 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 January 30, 2011:

Updated through on-line information from Connor Annable. -- Swell II compass: 56

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

Database Manager on July 03, 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. [See #275 for main organ]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from Allen Kinzey via <i>The Aeolian-Skinner Archives</i>
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console and swell shades: Photograph via Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 2002-09-09

Chancel, Swell divisions and console: Photograph via Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 2002-09-09

Chapel interior and organ case with Great division: Photograph via Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 2002-09-09

Console: Photograph via Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 2002-09-09

Console and stop tablets: Photograph via Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 2002-09-09

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