Pipe Organ Database

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The Ernest M. Skinner Co. (Opus 202, 1912)

Location:

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
5801 Hampton Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 US
Organ ID: 5747

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • 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 29, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 40 ranks. 2,416 pipes. 4 manuals. 58 stops. 31 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 29, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 58
  • Registers: 31
  • 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 29, 2018.
Database Manager on December 20, 2005:

Updated 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; rebuilt in 1991 by Peter Luley with new console; old console to be retained in storage.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuilt in 1991-92 by Peter Luley to 4m., 55rk, 43st with a new console. The old console was stored.

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 <i>The Diapason</i>, July 1913
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel with facades visible in profile: Photograph from an archival source: Vintage postcard, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. 1950's

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