Bryn Athyn Cathedral, Swedenborgian
Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania 19009
OHS Database ID 53856.
OHS Convention Organ, 2016.
Status and Condition
The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 29, 2014.
Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.
Four manuals. 5 divisions.
Manual compass is 61 notes.
Pedal compass is 32 notes.
The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front.
Traditional style console with roll top.
The console is movable.
Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement.
Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.
Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston.
Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud.
Combination action thumb pistons.
Combination action toe studs.
Coupler reversible thumb pistons.
Coupler reversible toe studs.
- This organ combines chests, reservoirs, tremolos and pipes from E.M. Skinner opus 574 & opus 682, with additional new stops in EMS style.
The Celestial division is located above the crossing, speaking down into the lantern. (Steven E. Lawson. November 3, 2014)
- The Deagan Tower Chimes are installed in the Celestial chamber. They were originally at the First Baptist Church of Kingsport, Tenn. The original set was 18 notes. There is only room for 14, so it was reduced to a standard Deagan 14 note set. (Database Manager. November 3, 2014)
- Updated through online information from Carl Scott Zimmerman, Campanologist. (Database Manager. December 3, 2014)
- Updated through online information from Bryan Dunnewald. (Database Manager. December 29, 2014)
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