Pipe Organ Database

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California Organ Co. (1915)

Location:

Garrick Theatre
802 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014 US
Organ ID: 60160

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Theatres, Cinemas, Movie Houses
  • The organ is no longer at this location; destroyed, dispersed, relocated or taken in trade.
  • 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
  • 8 ranks. 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.
Jim Lewis on January 05, 2021:

This theatre opened c.1910 as the Hyman Theatre with only a small orchestra to provide music. The organ was installed after the house became the Garrick Theatre.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Lewis on January 05, 2021.

Database Manager on May 09, 2017:

Information from Encyclopedia of the American Theatre Organ, Vol. II by David L. Junchen (Showcase Publications: 1989)

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

Instrument Images:

Theatre interior showing organ facade: Photograph from an archival source: Jim Lewis collection, submitted by Jim Lewis. Taken approx. c.1915

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