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Frank Roosevelt (Opus 525, 1892)

Location:

All Saints R.C. Church
47 E. 129th St. at Madison Ave.
New York City: Manhattan (Harlem), NY 10035 US
Organ ID: 6748

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • 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: EP ventil
  • 59 ranks. 3,334 pipes. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 50 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP ventil chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
  • Slider Motors: Pneumatic (EP or TP) slider motors.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 50
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 15, 2018:

Updated by Stephan Drexler, who has heard or played the organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Database Manager on December 05, 2010:

Updated through online information from Connor Annable.

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

Database Manager on February 10, 2008:

Updated through online information from Milovan Popovic. -- Organ rebuilt with additions by Welte in 1920s. Reeds revoiced, new Solo division installed. Console by Welte. Water damage to Welte Solo chests shut down.

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 1989.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuilt, enlarged and electrified by Welte-Tripp in 1931. Pipework retained, action and console replaced. Rebuilt Donald Schwing in 1984 to 4/68. Mostly unplayable in 1989. [1894 building.?]

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
From Louis F. Mohr & Co., courtesy Larry Trupiano: Open In New Tab Typed specification
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Roosevelt Facade: Photograph from Jim Lewis Collection. Taken approx. 1900-01-01

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