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Estey Organ Co. (Opus 820, 1910)

Location:

Vassar College
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604 US
Skinner Hall - Room 226
Organ ID: 27450

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on January 31, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Ventil
  • 7 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 7 stops. 7 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Ventil chests
  • Position: In a case 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: 3
  • Stops: 7
  • Registers: 7
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 02, 2014:

Updated through online information from James R. Stettner.

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

Database Manager on September 17, 2007:

Updated through on-line information from Philip Stimmel.

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

Database Manager on September 17, 2007:

Updated through on-line information from Philip Stimmel.

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

Database Manager on August 23, 2007:

Identified by James R. Stettner through information from the Estey Opus List, published in The Boston Organ Club newsletter, 1973-1979.

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

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