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Taylor & Boody Organbuilders (Opus 69, 2014)

Location:

Hong Kong Baptist Univeristy
Hong Kong, CN
Music Dept.
Organ ID: 66531

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • 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 Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 5 ranks. 231 pipes. 1 divisions. 1 manuals. 5 stops. 5 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: Portable instrument, fully movable.
  • Built by Taylor & Boody Organbuilders
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020.
Main:
  • Built by Taylor & Boody Organbuilders
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 5
  • Registers: 5
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 51
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Sliding stop controls/levers.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: No pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020.

Main:
  • Built by Taylor & Boody Organbuilders
  • Manuals: 1
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 5
  • Registers: 5
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 51
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Sliding stop controls/levers.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: No pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020.
Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020:

From the Taylor & Boody website: Compass at a' = 465: C-c#''' (50 notes) Compass at a' = 440: C-d''' (51 notes) Compass at a' = 415: C, D-d''' (50 notes) Boxwood naturals with ebony sharps Sticker action Organ is divided: lower case contains the wind system, upper case contains keyboard and pipes Case of solid cherry, patterned after 17th c. Hadley chests Hand-forged iron lifting handles (upper case) All pipes of cherry Quilted cover and bench Stops: 5 Pipes: 231 Wind pressure: ca. 75mm

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on November 01, 2020.

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