Pipe Organ Database

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Unknown Builder (1992)

Originally Barton Organs (1926)

Location:

York Theatre
150 N. York Street
Elmhurst, IL 60126 US
Organ ID: 63198

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Theatres, Cinemas, Movie Houses
  • The organ is extant in this location, possibly in original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP unit
  • 7 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • 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 December 18, 2018.
Database Manager on July 30, 2018:

The organ at the York was originally installed in 1926 in the Rialto Theatre in Champaign, Illinois. It was purchased by Classic Cinemas in 1980, and moved to the Tivoli Theatre. In 1992, it was moved to the York Theatre when the current CATOE organ was installed in the Tivoli.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.
from catoe.org website: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

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