Brooklyn, New York

Holy Innocents Catholic Church


Skinner organ, Op. 390 (1922) in Holy Innocents Catholic Church (Brooklyn, NY)
 
Holy Innocents Catholic Church (Brooklyn, NY)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1922
   Opus:        390
   
No. manuals:    3
No. stops:      30
No. ranks:      27
No. pipes:      1,716

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
          8' Diapason            61              16' Bourdon             73
          8' Claribel Flute      61               8' Diapason            73
          8' Erzähler            61               8' Gedeckt             73
          4' Octave              61               8' Salicional          73
          8' Tromba              61 (in CH)       8' Voix Celeste        73
          8' French Horn         61 (in CH)       8' Aeoline             73
             Chimes              21 tubes         4' Flute               73
                                                III  Solo Mixture       183
             CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Cornopean           73
          8' Concert Flute       61               8' Oboe                73
          8' Dulciana            61               8' Vox Humana          73
          4' Flute               61                  Tremolo
          2' Piccolo             61
          8' Clarinet            61                  PEDAL ORGAN
             Tremolo                             16' Diapason            32
                                                 16' Bourdon             32
                                                 16' Echo Bourdon        SW
                                                  8' Octave              12
                                                  8' Gedeckt             12
                                                  8' Still Gedeckt       SW
                                                 16' Trombone            32
                                                  8' Tromba              GT
                                                     Chimes              GT


Source: Allen Kinzey.

Photo #1 Source: Jonathan Bowen.

Photo #2 Source: Brooklyn Daily Eagle, via The New York City AGO website.

Notes: The head flue voicer's shop notes say that the Great Tromba is on 10" wp and is enclosed in the Choir.  The Pedal Trombone is on 8" wind.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22683