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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1308-A, 1954ca.)

Location:

St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral
908 Rutherford Street
Shreveport, LA 71104 US
Gallery
Organ ID: 35582

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on January 29, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP), EP pitman
  • 11 ranks. 728 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 11 stops. 17 registers.
Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Bryan Mitnaul on January 28, 2021.

Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Bryan Mitnaul on January 28, 2021.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
  • Built by Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Paul R. Marchesano on January 29, 2021.
Gallery:
  • Built by Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 11
  • Registers: 17
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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.
  • Combination Action Name: Peterson 4000
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Bryan Mitnaul on January 28, 2021.
Database Manager on May 07, 2017:

The Gallery Organ was installed before the main organ in the Chancel.

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

Database Manager on June 28, 2008:

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:
Gallery organ with two manual rebuilt console.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Bryan Mitnaul on January 28, 2021.

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