Austin Organ Co. (Opus 1717, 1930)

Location:

Aetna Insurance Co.
Hartford, CT US
Bulkeley Memorial Hall
Organ ID: 12805

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Factory or commercial business, not retail
  • The organ is extant in this location, possibly in original state.
  • 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
  • 20 ranks. 1,191 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 20 stops. 30 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: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 20
  • Registers: 30
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 30, 2017:

The organ appears in recent photos to still be in place and possibly playable. The console is located in the front left corner on the main floor. The organ has a reproducing player.

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

Database Manager on January 07, 2005:

Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 29, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist copied from <i>The Diapason</i> December 1929: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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