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Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church


Ernest M. Skinner organ, Op. 206 (1913) in Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church - New York, NY
 
Organ Case in Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church - New York, NY
 
Organ Case in Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church - New York, NY
 
Ernest M. Skinner organ, Op. 206 (1913) in Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church - New York, NY
 
Ernest M. Skinner organ, Op. 206 (1913) in Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church - New York, NY
 
Builder:        Ernest M. Skinner
   Year:        1913
   Opus:        206
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      87
No. ranks:      70
No. pipes:      4,788
      

Specification

           GREAT ORGAN                          SWELL ORGAN
       16' Diapason          61             16' Bourdon           73
       16' Bourdon           17 PED         16' Dulciana          73
        8' First Diapason    61              8' First Diapason    73
        8' Second Diapason   61              8' Second Diapason   73
        8' Third Diapason    61              8' Claribel Flute    73
        8' Philomela         61              8' Gedackt           73
        8' Clarabella        61              8' Salicional        73
        8' Waldflote         61              8' Voix Celestes     73  
        8' Viol d'Amour      61              8' Aeoline           73
        8' Erzähler          61              8' Unda Maris        61 tc
        4' Octave            61              4' Octave            73
        4' Flute             61              4' Violin            73
        2' Fifteenth         61              4' Flute             73
      III  Mixture          183              2' Flautino          61
       16' Ophicleide        61 (a)        III  Mixture          183
        8' Tromba            12 (a)        III  Dolce Cornet     183
        4' Clarion           12 (a)         16' Contra Posaune    73
                                             8' Cornopean         73
           CHOIR ORGAN                       4' Clarion           73
       16' Gamba             73              8' French Trumpet    73
        8' Diapason          73              8' Oboe              73
        8' Concert Flute     73              8' Vox Humana        73
        8' Dulcet II rks    146                 Tremolo
        8' Quintadena        73
        8' Flauto Dolce      73                 PEDAL ORGAN
        8' Flute Celeste     61 tc          32' Diapason          32
        4' Gemshorn          73             32' Violone           32
        4' Flute             73             16' First Diapason    12
        2' Piccolo           61             16' Second Diapason   GT
       16' Contra Fagotto    73             16' Violone           12
       16' English Horn      73             16' Bourdon           32
        8' Orchestral Oboe   73             16' Gamba             CH
        8' Clarinet          73             16' Echo Bourdon      SW
        8' Vox Humana        73             16' Dulciana          SW
           Tremolo                           8' Octave            12
           Celesta           61 bars         8' Gedackt           12
                                             8' Still Gedackt     SW
           SOLO ORGAN                        8' 'Cello            SO
        8' Philomela         73             32' Bombarde          32
        8' Harmonic Flute    73             16' Ophicleide        12
        8' Gamba             73             16' Contra Posaune    SW
        8' Gamba Celeste     73              8' Tromba            12
        4' Hohlpfeife        73              4' Clarion           12
       16' Contra Fagotto    CH
       16' English Horn      CH
        8' Tuba Mirabilis    73
        8' Flugel Horn       73
        8' French Horn       73
        8' Corno di Bassetto 73
        8' Orchestral Oboe   CH
        8' Clarinet          CH
        8' Vox Humana        CH
           Tremolo

    (a) on Great chest


Source: The Diapason, June 1913

Picture #1 Source: Jonathan Bowen

Picture #2 Source: The New York City Chapter of The American Guild of Organists

Picture #3 Source: Jeff Scofield

Picture #4 & #5 Source: Photo courtesy of Dale W. Hansen, Archivist, Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church via Steve Lawson

Download: Original Contract

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22263