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Berkshire Organ Co., Inc.

Location:

Amherst College
Amherst, MA US
Organ ID: 67063

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from James R. Stettner on December 20, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • 1 divisions. 2 manuals.
Main:
  • Built by Berkshire Organ Co., Inc.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from James R. Stettner on December 20, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console and pipe case: Photograph from an archival source: Builder's promotional brichure, submitted by James R. Stettner. Taken approx. c. 1970's

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