Omaha, Nebraska

First Presbyterian Church


First Presbyterian Church (Omaha, NE)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1915
   Opus:        238
 
No. manuals:    3
No. stops:      37
No. ranks:      25
No. pipes:      1,525
      

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
          8' First Diapason      61              16' Bourdon             73
          8' Second Diapason     61               8' Diapason            73
          8' Philomela          PED               8' Gedeckt             73
          8' Erzähler            61               8' Salicional          73
          8' Gedeckt             SW               8' Voix Celeste        73
          4' Flute               SW               8' Aeoline             73
         16' Ophicleide *        61               8' Unda Maris          61 tc
          8' Tuba *              12               4' Octave              73
          8' Cornopean           SW               4' Flute               73
          4' Clarion *           12               2' Flautino            61
             * enclosed in CH                    16' Contra Posaune      73
                                                  8' Cornopean           73
             CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Flügel Horn         73
          8' Diapason            73                  Tremolo
          8' Concert Flute       73
          4' Flute               73                  PEDAL ORGAN
          8' Clarinet            73              16' Diapason            32
          8' French Horn         73              16' Bourdon             32
             Tremolo                             16' Echo Lieblich       SW
             Harp                --          10 2/3' Quint (Bdn)         --
             Celesta             61 bars          8' Octave              12
                                                  8' Gedeckt             12
             ECHO ORGAN                           8' Still Gedeckt       SW
          8' Cor de Nuit         61              16' Posaune             SW
          8' Vox Humana          61
             Tremolo
             Cathedral Chimes    20 tubes


Source: The Pipes of Great Omaha, Edward A. Holyoke, Jr., MD, 1992.

Photo Source: Jeff Scofield.

Notes: The organ was replaced by Schantz Op. 992 4/53 in 1970 and sold to the Omaha Gospel Tabernacle (now Christ Community Church). The organ was never installed and was put into storage.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22320