Saratoga Springs, New York

Bethesda Episcopal Church


Bethesda Episcopal Church (Saratoga Springs, NY)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1920
   Opus:        302
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      63
No. ranks:      53
No. pipes:      3,643
      

Specification

          GREAT ORGAN (7½" wind)                    SWELL ORGAN (7½" wind)
      16' Bourdon               17 PED          16' Bourdon               73
       8' First Open Diapason   61               8' Diapason              73
       8' Second Open Diapason  61               8' Clarabella            73
       8' Philomela             17 PED           8' Gedeckt               73
       8' Claribel Flute        61               8' Salicional            73
       8' Erzähler              61               8' Voix Celeste          73
       4' Octave                61               8' Spitz Flute           73
   2 2/3' Twelfth               61               8' Flute Celeste         61 tc
       2' Fifteenth             61               4' Octave                73
       8' Tuba                  61               4' Flute                 73
          Chimes                EC               2' Flautino              61
                                               III  Mixture              183
          CHOIR ORGAN (6" wind)                 16' Posaune               73
      16' Gamba                 73               8' Cornopean             73
       8' Diapason              73               8' Flügel Horn           73
       8' Concert Flute         73               8' Vox Humana            73
       8' Dulciana              73               4' Clarion               73
       4' Flute                 73                  Tremolo 
       2' Piccolo               61
       8' Clarinet              73                  SOLO ORGAN (10" wind)
       8' Orchestral Oboe       73               8' Stentorphone          73
          Tremolo                                8' Gamba                 73
          Harp                                   8' Gamba Celeste         73
          Celesta               61 bars          8' French Horn           73
                                                 8' English Horn          73
          ECHO and ANTIPHONAL (6" wind)             Tremolo
       8' Cor de Nuit           73               8' Tuba Mirabilis        73 (15" wind)
       8' Dulcet II            146
       4' Fern Flute            73                  PEDAL ORGAN
       8' Vox Humana            73              32' Diapason              -- (resultant)
          Tremolo                               16' Diapason              32
          Chimes                                16' Bourdon               32
       8' Diapason              73              16' Violone               32
       8' Tuba                  73              16' Gamba                 CH
                                                16' Echo Lieblich         SW
                                                 8' Octave                12
                                                 8' Gedeckt               12
                                                 8' Cello                 12
                                                 8' Still Gedeckt         SW
                                                 4' Flute                 12
                                                32' Bombarde              12 (15" wind)
                                                16' Trombone              32
                                                 8' Tromba                12
                                                 4' Clarion               12


Source: Jonathan Bowen.

Notes: The organ was replaced in 1967 by Casavant 3/48 Op. 2927, retaining only the Flute Celeste.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22560