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Holtkamp Organ Co. (Opus 1840, 1968)

Location:

The Juilliard School
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York City: Manhattan, NY 10023 US
Paul Hall
Organ ID: 47278

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Conservatories and Independent Music Schools
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • 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: Slider
  • 44 ranks. 2,360 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 36 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 36
  • 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 May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 03, 2019:

From the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project: The organ in Paul Recital Hall was built in 1969 by the Holtkamp Organ Company of Cleveland. Vernon de Tar, Chair of the Organ Department, designed the instrument in collaboration with Walter "Chick" Holtkamp, Jr. Following is the Holtkamp Factory Specification of December 12, 1966.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 03, 2019.

Database Manager on January 03, 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 October 30, 2010:

Identified through information submitted by Steven E. Lawson: -- Rebuilt and enlarged by Holtkamp in 2002.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist from the NYC AGO New York City Organ Project: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 03, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Exposed pipes and console: Photo courtesy of the Holtkamp Organ Co. via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project. Taken on 1969-09-09

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