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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1502, 1968)

Location:

First Church of Christ, Scientist
Asbury Park, NJ US
Organ ID: 35840

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Church of Christ, Scientist
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Alan Binger on February 01, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 16 ranks. 966 pipes. 2 manuals. 12 stops. 18 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on June 09, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 12
  • Registers: 18
  • 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 09, 2018.
Jeff Scofield on April 26, 2021:

The church has evidently closed. A Google search on April 26, 2021, produced to results at all.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on April 26, 2021.

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; building and organ sold to another congregation.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
<i>The Diapason</i>, September 1969, via Steve Bournias: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Aeolian-Skinner ad, September 1969 THE DIAPASON, via Steve Bournias, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken approx. 1969

Console: Photograph by Edward Gattsek, submitted by Jeff Scofield.

Church exterior: Photograph by Edward Gattsek, submitted by Jeff Scofield.

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