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Miller Pipe Organ Co. / Miller Organ Service, LLC (1984)

Originally Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 1039, 1942)

Location:

St. John Presbyterian Church
1307 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 9592

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • 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 pitman
  • 26 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 24 stops. 32 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 24
  • Registers: 32
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 04, 2007:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Originally installed Hutchinson Memorial Presbyterian Church as Aeolian-Skinner Op. 1039 in 1942; church merged with First Presbyterian 1969 and became St. John Presbyterian Church.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was Hook & Hastings (1883, Opus1126).

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 1999

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Rebuilt of 1883 Hook & Hastings, which was rebuilt in 1942 by Aeolian Skinner. Congregation was previously 2nd Presbyterian, then Hutchinson Memorial Presbyterian.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1992-07-28

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2007-07-09

Chancel and organ: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2007-07-09

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