Port Richmond, Staten Island, New York

Ritz Theatre


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1923
   Opus:        444
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      42
No. ranks:      24
No. pipes:      1,573

Specification

            GREAT ORGAN                              SWELL ORGAN
         8' Diapason             73              16' Bourdon              73
         8' Gedeckt              73               8' Diapason             GT
         8' Voix Celeste II     146               8' Gedeckt              GT
         8' Flute Celeste II    134               8' Voix Celeste II      GT
         4' Flute                73               8' Flute Celeste II     GT
         4' Unda Maris II       122               4' Flute                GT
         2' Piccolo              61               4' Unda Maris II        GT
         8' Cornopean            73               2' Piccolo              GT
         8' Corno d'Amour        73               8' Cornopean            GT
         8' Vox Humana           73               8' Corno d'Amour        GT
            Tremolo                               8' Vox Humana           GT
         8' Harp (TC)            --                  Tremolo
         4' Celesta              61 bars          8' Harp (TC)            GT
                                                  4' Celesta              GT


            ORCHESTRAL ORGAN                         SOLO ORGAN
         8' Doppel Flute         73               8' Doppel Flute         OR
         8' Cello                73               8' Cello                OR
         8' Gamba Celeste II    146               8' Gamba Celeste II     OR
         4' Orchestral Flute     73               4' Orchestral Flute     OR
         8' Tuba                 73               8' Tuba                 OR
         8' French Horn          73               8' French Horn          OR
         8' Clarinet             73               8' Clarinet             OR
            Tremolo                                  Tremolo
            Cathedral Chimes     20 bells            Cathedral Chimes     OR
 
            PEDAL ORGAN                              TRAPS
        16' Diapason             32                  Snare Drum
        16' Bourdon              32                  Kettle and Bass Drums
        16' Echo Bourdon         SW                  Xylophone
         8' Gedeckt              12                  Chinese Block
         8' Still Gedeckt        SW                  Tom Tom
        16' Trombone (Cornopean) 12 SW
         8' Tromba (Cornopean)   SW
 
            EXPRESSION
            Balanced Pedal - Great and Swell
            Balanced Pedal - Orch. and Solo
            Crescendo Pedal


Source: Shop Notes, via Ray Correll

Notes: Begun in the factory 1/30/24 and completed 6/6/24

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22873