Pipe Organ Database

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W. W. Kimball Co. (1910)

Location:

Ravinia Park Theatre
200 Ravinia Park Road
Highland Park, IL 60035 US
Organ ID: 54306

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Theatres, Cinemas, Movie Houses
  • 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 2 manuals.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 09, 2015:

An original installation. Identified by Nicholas Renkosik, using information from this web site: barton.theatreorgans.com. -- The instrument is mentioned briefly on page 331 on the book "Silent Film Sound" by Rick Altman. The whereabouts of the organ, presently, are unknown.

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

Instrument Images:

Interior photo of Martin Theatre (known as the Ravinia Park Theatre) showing the pipe façades of both chambers. : Photograph by Schuler Shook Theatre Planners / Lighting Designers, submitted by Nicholas Renkosik. Taken approx. 1990s

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