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W. W. Kimball Co. (1926 ca.)

Location:

Residence: Unidentified
Pittsfield, MA US
2nd floor stairwell commons
Organ ID: 70590

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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 March 30, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 2 manuals.
Main:
  • Built by W. W. Kimball Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on March 30, 2022.
Jim Stettner on March 30, 2022:

This entry represents the installation of a new organ. This was a Kimball 'Soloist' organ with player capabilities.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on March 30, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Illustration of the organ installation: Photograph from an archival source: Kimball promotional image, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. ca. 1926

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