Chicago, Illinois

First Presbyterian Church & Society of Hyde Park


Skinner organ, Op. 443 (1923) in United Church of Hyde Park (Chicago, IL)
 
United Church of Hyde Park (Chicago, IL)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1923
   Opus:        443
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      46
No. ranks:      43
No. pipes:      2,812
          

Specification

            GREAT ORGAN (6" wind)                    SWELL ORGAN (7 1/2" wind)
        16' Bourdon              61              16' Bourdon              73
         8' First Diapason  (m)  61               8' Diapason             73
         8' Second Diapason (w)  61               8' Gedeckt              73
         8' Doppel Flute         61               8' Salicional           73
         8' Melodia              61               8' Voix Celeste         73
         8' Gamba                61               8' Flauto Dolce         73
         8' Erzähler             61               8' Flute Celeste (TC)   61
         4' Octave               61               4' Flute                73
         4' Flute                61               2' Flautino             61
         8' Tromba               61              IV  Mixture             244
            Chimes               EC              16' Fagotto              73
                                                  8' Cornopean            73
            CHOIR ORGAN (6" wind)                 8' Oboe                 73
         8' Diapason             73               8' Vox Humana           73
         8' Concert Flute        73               4' Clarion              73
         8' Dulciana             73                  Tremolo
         4' Flute                73
         8' Clarinet             73                  PEDAL ORGAN (5" wind)
            Tremolo                              32' Diapason (resultant) --
         8' Harp (TC)            --              16' Diapason             32
         4' Celesta              61 bars         16' Violone              32
                                                 16' Bourdon              GT
            SOLO ORGAN (10" wind)                16' Echo Bourdon         SW
         8' Stentorphone         73               8' Octave               12
         8' Gamba                73               8' Gedeckt              12
         8' Gamba Celeste        73               8' Still Gedeckt        SW
         8' French Horn          73              16' Trombone (8")        32
            Tremolo                                  Chimes               EC
         8' Tuba Mirabilis (20") 73

            ECHO ORGAN (5" wind)
         8' Chimney Flute        61
         8' Vox Humana           61
            Tremolo
            Chimes               25 tubes
                                                 
                                                     


Source: Allen Kinzey

Photo Source: Stephen Schnurr, Pipe Organs of Chicago

Notes: The building was constructed in 1889. In 1890, Hook & Hastings Op. 1442 with two manuals and twenty-three registers was installed. The congregational merged with Hyde Park Congregational Church in 1930 to form the United Church of Hyde Park. In 1970, the Hyde Park United Methodist Church merged with this congregation.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=9659