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The Aeolian Co. (Opus 1389, 1919)

Originally The Aeolian Co. (1917)

Location:

Residence: Cordenio Arnold Severance
6940 Keats Avenue South
Cottage Grove (St. Paul), MN 55016 US
Ballroom
Organ ID: 67544

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Private Residences
  • 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 Jim Stettner on February 09, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • 12 ranks. 2 manuals. 12 stops.
Main:
  • Built by The Aeolian Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 12
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets on slanted jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on February 09, 2021.
Jim Stettner on February 09, 2021:

From the Rollin Smith book, The Aeolian Pipe Organ And Its Music. -- This was the addition of an 8' Flute F and an 8' Tumpet bringing the organ from its original 10 to 12 ranks. The contract was signed March 18, 1919 for a cost of $1,180.00. Another contract was signed April 1, 1919 for the addition of a Harp at a cost of $1,725.00.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on February 09, 2021.

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