The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Masonic Temple, Hyde Park
Boston, Massachusetts

OHS Database ID 23348.

Status and Condition

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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Two manuals. 12 stops. 19 registers. 12 ranks. 823 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • Identified 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:
    Removed ca. 1983 by Charles D. Allman for reinstallation in new building; never done; for sale in 1993. (Database Manager. April 18, 2006)

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  • Typed specification. Source: from Allen Kinzey
    Boston, Massachusetts
    Masonic Temple, Hyde Park
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 652   1927
    2 manuals, 19 registers, `12 stops, 12 ranks
                 GREAT ORGAN
              8' Diapason            61
              8' Gedeckt             SW
              8' Salicional          SW
              8' Voix Celeste        SW
              8' Flauto Dolce        SW
                 SWELL ORGAN
             16' Bourdon             73
              8' Diapason            73
              8' Gedeckt             73
              8' Salicional          73
              8' Voix Celeste        73
              8' Flauto Dolce        73
              8' Flute Celeste (TC)  61
              4' Flute               73
              8' Corno d'Amore       73
              8' Vox Humana          73
                 PEDAL ORGAN
             16' Bourdon             32
             16' Echo Bourdon        SW
              8' Gedeckt             12
              8' Still Gedeckt       SW
                 Chimes              GT
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-11-26]
  • Click Here Typed specification. Source: from Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.