Pipe Organ Database

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Schoenstein & Co. (2005)

Originally Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1024, 1941)

Location:

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
1601 S. Georgia Street
Amarillo, TX 79102 US
Organ ID: 9415

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on August 03, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 103 ranks. 6,061 pipes. 8 divisions. 4 manuals. 82 stops. 93 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on August 03, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 8
  • Stops: 82
  • Registers: 93
  • 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: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on August 03, 2018.
Database Manager on December 26, 2011:

Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- The organ is not quite complete, the church still plans to add new casework at which time the 16' Double Diapason on the Great will be installed as the facade.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was Aeolian-Skinner (1942, Opus 1024).

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

To be installed 1998-1999 in new church building.

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 church website accessed December 2011
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
The History of St. Andrew's Aeolian-Skinner Organ: Open In New Tab Document created on 2005-06-05
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Amarillo Chapter AGO, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-04-01

Church exterior: Photograph by Amarillo Chapter AGO, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-04-01

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