Pipe Organ Database

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M. P. Möller (Opus M-6421, 1991)

Originally Hutchings-Votey Organ Co. (Opus 1480, 1903)

Location:

Brown University
45 Prospect St.
Providence, RI 02906 US
Sayles Hall
Organ ID: 68768

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on July 18, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • 55 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 49 stops. 59 registers.
Main:
  • Built by M. P. Möller
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 49
  • Registers: 59
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on July 18, 2021.
Courtesy of the Organ Historical Society Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on July 18, 2021.
Factory Specifications via the OHS Archives: Open In New Tab Console factory specifications
Document created on 1990-01-21
We received the most recent update for this document from Jeff Scofield on July 29, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by John Roper, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-06-03

Organ Case: Photograph by John Roper. Taken on 2021-06-03

Sayles Hall Interior: Photograph by John Roper, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-06-03

Balcony and organ case: Photograph by brown.edu; submitted by Jeff Scofield.

Sayles Hall Exterior: Photograph by Univ. of South Carolina Digital Libraries, submitted by Jeff Scofield.

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