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Austin Organs, Inc. (Opus 1003, 1921)

Location:

Westminster Presbyterian Church
724 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209 US
Organ ID: 7730

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: Austin Universal Air
  • 45 ranks. 2,967 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 45 stops. 61 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Austin Universal Air chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 45
  • Registers: 61
  • 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 with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 11, 2008:

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:
Replaced. Echo retained in Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1249 (1955).

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

"Included an Echo division speaking into the chancel. Relocated to the Cathedral of Pueblo, Mexico except for the chancel Echo. Replaced by Aeolian-Skinner Op. 1249 in 1955."

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from <i>The Diapason</i> February 1921
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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