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Sebastian M. Glück (Opus 8, 2004)

Location:

First Presbyterian Church
Fifth Avenue at West 12th Street
New York City: Manhattan, NY US
Alexander Chapel
Organ ID: 19190

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its 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: EP unit
  • 6 ranks. 331 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 6 stops. 21 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 21
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 27, 2010:

Updated through online information from Connor Annable.

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

Database Manager on February 12, 2009:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Information from the console photo by Len Levasseur and the builder's website.

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

Database Manager on July 18, 2005:

16' Free reed Dulciana in Pedal.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
From NYC AGO Organ Project website: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Exposed pipework: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2009-01-27

Console: Photograph by Len Levasseur. Taken on 2009-01-27

None: Photograph by Steven E. Lawson. Taken approx. 2004-01-01

Chapel interior: Photograph by Martin Doering via https://die-orgelseite.de, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2015-06-17

Organ, exposed pipes, stained-glass window: Photograph by Martin Doering via https://die-orgelseite.de, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2015-06-17

Console: Photograph by Martin Doering via https://die-orgelseite.de, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2015-06-17

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