The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
100 N. Franklin
Danville, Illinois 31832

OHS Database ID 34689.

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This organ received OHS Citation number 386.

Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 20, 2014.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 31 stops. 36 registers. 33 ranks. 2118 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:
    Chimes added in 1953, #1115-A; no information. (Database Manager. May 19, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from John Igoe. -- Restored by John-Paul Buzard Pipe Organ Builders in 2011. (Database Manager. December 20, 2014)

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  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives
    Danville, Illinois
    First Presbyterian Church
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1115   1947   3 manuals, 31 stops, 33 ranks
                GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
            16' Quintaton           61              16' Gedeckt             73
             8' Open Diapason       61               8' Geigen Diapason     73
             8' Doppel Flute        61               8' Stopped Diapason    73
             8' Spitzflöte          pf               8' Salicional          73
             4' Octave              61               8' Voix Celeste (TC)   61
         2 2/3' Twelfth             61               8' Flauto Dolce        pf
             2' Fifteenth           61               8' Flute Celeste       pf
            IV  Mixture             pf               8' Echo Viole          73
                Chimes                               4' Flute Harmonique    73
                                                     4' Gemshorn            73
                CHOIR ORGAN                        III  Plein Jeu          183
             8' Viola               73              16' Contra Fagotto      73
             8' Concert Flute       73               8' Trompette           73
             8' Dulciana            73               8' Oboe                73
             8' Unda Maris (TC)     61               4' Clarion             73
             4' Koppelflöte         73                  Tremulant
         2 2/3' Nazard              61
             2' Piccolo             61                  PEDAL ORGAN
         1 3/5' Tierce              61              16' Diapason            32
             8' Clarinet            73              16' Bourdon             32
                Tremulant                           16' Quintaton           GT
                                                    16' Gedeckt             SW
                                                     8' Octave              32
                                                     8' Quintaton           GT
                                                     8' Gedeckt             SW
                                                    16' Contra Fagotto      SW
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2016-12-15]
  • Click Here From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.