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M. P. Möller (Opus 3936, 1924)

Location:

Hebrew Orphan Asylum
136th St. and Amsterdam Ave.
New York City: Brooklyn, NY 10031 US
Organ ID: 39004

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Social Services
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on November 13, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 6 ranks. 325 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 6 stops. 9 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 6
  • Registers: 9
  • 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 with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on November 13, 2020.
Jeff Scofield on November 13, 2020:

From the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project: Established in 1878, the Brooklyn Hebrew Orphan Asylum changed its name to the Jewish Youth Services of Brooklyn in 1954. The agency merged with the Jewish Child Care Association in 1960. The second known organ for the Hebrew Orphan Asylum was built in 1924 by M.P. Möller. The fate of this organ is unknown.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on November 13, 2020.

Database Manager on October 26, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Connor Annable.

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

Database Manager on February 05, 2009:

Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Larry Trupiano via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on November 13, 2020.

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