Pipe Organ Database

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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 327, 1921)

Exhibited in the 2012 OHS convention

Location:

St. Luke Episcopal Church
939 Hinman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202 US
Organ ID: 6251

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican 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 20, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 76 ranks. 4,336 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 69 stops. 76 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 20, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 69
  • Registers: 76
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 23
  • 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.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 20, 2018.
Database Manager on May 07, 2018: We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 20, 2018.

Database Manager on December 05, 2005:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 2002.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Trompette-en-Chamade and a few tonal changes to the Choir added in 1949 by AS,#327-A. Swell restored 1994 by A. Thompson-Allen Co.

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 Aeolian-Skinner Archives</i> and Allen Kinzey
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Facade: Photograph by Bruce Case. Taken on 2016-04-27

Console: Photograph by Bruce Case. Taken on 2016-04-27

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