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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1456, 1970)

Location:

National Presbyterian Church
4104 Nebraska Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 35786

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • 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
  • 104 ranks. 5,867 pipes. 7 divisions. 4 manuals. 71 stops. 92 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 7
  • Stops: 71
  • Registers: 92
  • 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.
  • 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 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; some tonal alterations in 1969-87 by Lawless & Associates; console rebuilt by DiGennaro-Hart in 1988; some tonal revision by Di Gennaro-Hart. [See #1479 for Chapel organ].

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on January 10, 2022.
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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