Playable from a Three Manual and Pedal Keyboard Console, and with Duo-Art Records from a Concertola Cabinet permitting the playing of a program of ten selections. The organ was dedicated on October 4, 1931, with a program given by Dr. Alexander Russell, director of music at Princeton University. Russell performed works by Bach, Franck, Martini and others to illustrate the orchestral colors of the organ.We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 03, 2019.
This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Steven E. Lawson, using information found in Factory Specification. -- Chests and pipes of the Great Organ from Op. 1779 (1930) in the Barbizon-Plaza Hotel, NYC, were used in the Great of Op. 1793.We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Auditorium interior: Photograph from <i>The Diapason</i> November 1931 via Larry Trupiano and the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project. Taken on 1931-09-09