New York City, New York

Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Episcopal


Ernest M. Skinner Co. organ, Op. 150 (1906) in Cathedral of St. John the Divine (New York City, NY)
 
Cathedral of St. John the Divine (New York City, NY)
 
Ernest M. Skinner Co. organ, Op. 150 (1906) in Cathedral of St. John the Divine (New York City, NY)
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        The Ernest M. Skinner Co.
   Year:        1906
   Opus:        150
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      100
No. ranks:      84
No. pipes:      5,614

Specification

         GREAT ORGAN                                  SWELL ORGAN
     16' Diapason                61               16' Dulciana                73
     16' Bourdon                 61               16' Bourdon                 73
      8' First Diapason          61                8' First Diapason          73
      8' Second Diapason         61                8' Second Diapason         73
      8' Third Diapason          61                8' Third Diapason          73
      8' Philomela               SO                8' Spitzflöte              73
      8' Gross Flute             61                8' Salicional              73
      8' Hohl Flute              61                8' Voix Celeste            73
      8' Gedackt                 61                8' Viola                   73
      8' Gamba                   61                8' Aeoline                 73
      8' Erzähler                61                8' Unda Maris              73
      8' Harmonic Flute          61                8' Claribel Flute          73
      4' Octave                  61                8' Gedackt                 73
      4' Gambette                61                4' Octave                  73
      4' Flute                   61                4' First Flute             73
      2' Fifteenth               61                4' Second Flute            73
      V  Mixture                305                4' Violina                 73
     16' Ophicleide              SO                2' Flautino                61
      8' Trombone                SO                V  Mixture                305
      4' Clarion                 SO               16' Trumpet                 73
         Blank knob                               16' English Horn            73
                                                   8' Cornopean               73
         CHOIR ORGAN                               8' French Trumpet          73
     16' Gedackt                 73                8' Oboe                    73
     16' Gamba                   73                8' Vox Humana              73
      8' Diapason                73                4' Clarion                 73
      8' Geigen Principal        73                   Tremolo
      8' Concert Flute           73
      8' Quintadena              73                   PEDAL ORGAN
      8' Dulciana                68               32' Diapason                68
     II  Dulcet                 134               32' Contra Violone          44
      4' Flute                   73               16' Diapason                44
      4' Fugara                  73               16' Second Diap. (fr. 32')  --
      2' Piccolo                 61               16' Violone (fr. 32')       --
     16' Fagotto                 73               16' First Bourdon           44
      8' Saxophone               73               16' Second Bourdon          SW
      8' Clarinet                73               16' Gamba                   CH
      8' English Horn            73               16' Dulciana                SW
      8' Orchestral Oboe         73                8' First Octave (16' Diap) --
      8' Vox Humana              73                8' Second Octave (fr. 32') --
         Tremolo                                   8' Gedackt (1st Bdn)       --
         Carillons                                 4' Super Octave (fr. 32')  --
                                                  32' Bombarde  (ext Tuba M)  12 SO
         SOLO ORGAN                               16' Euphonium (ext Tuba M)  12 SO
      8' Stentorphone            73               16' Ophicleide              SO
      8' Philomela               73               16' English Horn            SW
      8' Claribel Flute          73                8' Tuba Mirabilis          SO
      8' Harmonic Flute          73                8' Tuba                    SO
      8' Gamba                   73                4' First Clarion (Tuba M)  SO
      8' Gamba Celeste           73                4' Second Clarion (Tuba)   SO
      4' Octave                  73                8' Pizzicato
      4' Hohl Pfeife             73
      4' Flute [Doppel Flute]    73
     16' Ophicleide              97
      8' Tuba Mirabilis          73
      8' Tuba (fr. Ophic.)       --
      8' Flügel Horn             73
      8' Clarinet                CH
      8' Orchestral Oboe         CH
      4' Clarion (fr. Ophic.)    --
         Tremolo
         Blank knob *

      *  orig. to be Cymbal III;
         French Horn added (1941)


Source: The Life & Work of Ernest M. Skinner, by Dorothy Holden

Photos 1-3 Source: The Life & Work of Ernest M. Skinner, by Dorothy Holden, via Jonathan Bowen

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=19660