Southfield Organ Builders (Opus 93, 2010)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 1516, 1935)

Location:

First A.M.E. Church: Bethel
52 West 132nd Street
New York City: Manhattan, NY 10037 US
Organ ID: 59326

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been altered with the introduction of a digital/computer memory system.
  • 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 3 manuals. 43 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Registers: 43
  • 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 August 06, 2016:

Southfield tonally and mechanically rebuilt the 1935 Casavant. Several stops were added and the console updated with solid state combination action.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from NYC AGO Organ Project website
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel and facade pipes: Photograph by Dave Schmauch via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project website. Taken on 2010-09-09

Southfield Console: Photograph by Dave Schmauch via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project website. Taken on 2010-09-09

Church exterior: Photograph by Dave Schmauch via the NYC AGO NYC Organ Project website. Taken on 2010-09-09

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