Pipe Organ Database

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Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 664, 1927)

Location:

University of Michigan
Thayer & N. University
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 US
Hill Auditorium
Organ ID: 6992

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 115 ranks. 7,446 pipes. 4 manuals. 86 stops. 122 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center 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 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 86
  • Registers: 122
  • 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 13, 2018.
Database Manager on April 19, 2006:

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:
Retained pipework from 1892 Farrand & Votey, #700/1913 Hutchings; rebuilt in 1955 by AEolian-Skinner, #664-A. Subsequent alterations and restoration by Koontz and Nelson Barden.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Used case & some pipework of previous 1892 Farrand & Votey (Op. 700), which had been moved and rebuilt by Hutchings. Rebuilt by Aeolian-Skinner in 1955 (Op. 664-A). Now (1996) solid state combination.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From <i>Stop, Open and Reed</i>, published by the Skinner Organ Company
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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