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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1036, 1941)

Exhibited in the 1983 OHS convention

Location:

Worcester Art Museum
51 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609 US
Organ ID: 4912

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Museums
  • 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 Paul R. Marchesano on September 03, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 33 ranks. 1,636 pipes. 3 manuals. 23 stops. 25 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 23
  • Registers: 25
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 07, 2018:
We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Database Manager on March 11, 2008:

Updated 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:
Ceiling installation; dedication recital played by Joseph Bonnet, November 22, 1942; extant; unaltered. [OHS Plaque]

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1998

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
From Allen Kinzey: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ chamber in the ceiling (left): Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Regulators: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pedal pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pedal pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pipework: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Organ chamber: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Blower and static regulator : Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Relay: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Console: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Console: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Right stopjamb: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Left stopjamb: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Pedalboard : Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Console action: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-08-24

Tone chute before the acoustic cloth was replaced by glass: Photograph by Unknown, submitted by John Roper.

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