Parsons Organ Co. (2012)

Originally Wm. & Chas. H. Pilcher (1901)

Location:

Clifton Springs Sanitarium
2 Coulter Road
Clifton Springs, NY 14432 US
Chapel
Organ ID: 46488

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Hospitals, retirement/nursing homes, etc.
  • 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 June 26, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 9 ranks. 515 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 9 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on June 26, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 9
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Has Hitchdown Couplers
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on June 26, 2018.
Database Manager on February 27, 2010:

Identified through information from Keith Bigger. -- Originally built in 1901 for a church in Brooklyn. Restored (with some alterations) in 2012 by Parsons Organ Co. and dedicated January 18, 2013.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from rededication recital 1/18/2013
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Pipe Organ Re-Dedication Recital: Open In New Tab Stoplist, photographs, history and description
Document created on 2013-01-18
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

19th Century Organ Comes Back to Life.: Open In New Tab Newspaper article by Laurel Wernett
Document created on 2013-01-30
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chapel Interior and Organ Case: Photograph by Keith Bigger. Taken on 2013-01-18

Organ Case and Keydesk: Photograph by Keith Bigger. Taken on 2013-01-08

Building Exterior: Photograph by Keith Bigger. Taken on 2013-01-18

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