San Francisco, California

Temple Emanu-El


Temple Emanu-El (San Francisco, CA)
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1924
   Opus:        497
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      71
No. ranks:      58
No. pipes:      3,716
      

Specification

                      GREAT ORGAN                               SOLO ORGAN
                  16' Bourdon                5 PED           8' Gross Gedeckt         73 b
                   8' First Diapason        61               8' Violoncello           73
                   8' Second Diapason       61               8' Gamba Celeste         73
                   8' Clarabella            61               4' Orchestral Flute      73
                   8' Erzähler              61               8' Tuba Mirabilis        73
                   8' Gedeckt               SW               8' French Horn           61
                   8' Flute Celeste         SW               8' English Horn          61
                   4' Octave                61                  Tremolo
                   4' Flute                 61
               2 2/3' Twelfth               61                  ECHO ORGAN
                   2' Fifteenth             61               8' Chimney Flute         61
                   8' Trumpet               61               8' Muted Viole           61
                                                                Tremolo
                      SWELL ORGAN                               Shofar                 2 pipes
                  16' Bourdon               73
                   8' Diapason              73                  PEDAL ORGAN
                   8' Clarabella            73              32' Diapason (resultant)  --
                   8' Gamba                 73 a            16' Diapason              32
                   8' Chimney Flute         73              16' Bourdon               32
                   8' Voix Celeste II      146              16' Violone               32
                   8' Flute Celeste II     134              16' Echo Lieblich         SW
                   4' Octave                73              16' Dulciana              CH
                   4' Flute                 73          10 2/3' Quinte (Bourdon)      --
                   4' Unda Maris II        122               8' Octave                12
                   2' Fifteenth             61               8' Gedeckt               12
                   V  French Cornet        305               8' Cello                 12
                   V  Chorus Mixture       305               8' Still Gedeckt         SW
                  16' Posaune               73           5 1/3' Twelfth (Bourdon)     --
                   8' Cornopean             73               4' Flute                 12
                   8' Corno d'Amour         73           1 3/5' Tierce                SW
                   8' Vox Humana            61           2 2/3' Larigot               SW
                   4' Clarion               73              32' Bombarde              32
                      Tremolo                               16' Trombone              12
                                                            16' Posaune               SW
                      CHOIR ORGAN                            8' Tromba                12
                  16' Dulciana              73
                   8' Diapason              73
                   8' Concert Flute         73
                   8' Dulciana              73
                   4' Flute                 61
                   4' Spitzflöte            73
               2 2/3' Nazard                61
                   2' Piccolo               --
               1 3/5' Tierce                --
               1 1/7' Septieme              --
                   8' Clarinet              61
                   8' Orchestral Oboe       61
                      Tremolo
                      Harp                  -- tc
                      Celesta               61 bars

                   a  Replaced by 8' Aeoline in 1926 (work order G-205)
                   b  Replaced by 8' Flauto Mirabilis in 1926 (work order G-205)


Source: OHS Archives, via Jonathan Bowen

Photo Source: Melvin Potts

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22967