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The Aeolian Co. (Opus 1262, 1913 ca.)

Location:

Residence: Dr. Charles H. Mayo ("Mayowood")
3720 Mayowood Rd. SW
Rochester, MN 55902 US
Organ ID: 68063

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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 April 11, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 8 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Built by The Aeolian Co.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on April 11, 2021.
Main:
  • Built by The Aeolian Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • 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 angled jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on April 11, 2021.
Jim Stettner on April 11, 2021:

Identified from the Twin Cities AGO Organ List and The Aeolian Organ and Its Music, 2nd edition, 2018, Rollin Smith, OHS Press, Villanova, PA.

Cost $8,000.00. In 1914, harp and 3 ranks were added. In 1918, a 3-rank Echo division was added. In 1919, chimes were added.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on April 11, 2021.

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