Urbana, Illinois

University of Illinois – Smith Memorial Building, Recital Hall


Skinner organ, Op. 521 (1925) at University of Illinois (Urbana, IL)
 
Skinner organ, Op. 521 (1925) at University of Illinois (Urbana, IL)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1925
   Opus:        521
   
No. manuals:    3
No. stops:      38
No. ranks:      37
No. pipes:      2,547

Specification

           GREAT ORGAN                                SWELL ORGAN
       16' Bourdon               17 PED           16' Bourdon               73
        8' First Open Diapason   73                8' Open Diapason         73
        8' Second Open Diapason  73                8' Gedeckt               73
        8' Claribel Flute        73                8' Salicional            73
        8' Erzähler              73                8' Voix Celeste          73
        4' Octave                73                8' Flute Celeste II     134
        4' Flute                 73                4' Flute Triangulaire    73
        8' Tuba                  73 (in CH)        2' Piccolo               61
        4' Tuba Clarion          73 (in CH)       IV  Mixture              244
                                                  16' Double Trumpet        73
           CHOIR ORGAN                             8' Cornopean             73
        8' Diapason              73                8' Flügel Horn           73
        8' Melodia               73                8' Vox Humana            73
        8' Gamba                 73                4' Clarion               73
        8' Gamba Celeste         73                   Tremolo
        8' Dulciana              73
        4' Flute                 73                   PEDAL ORGAN
        8' French Horn           73               16' Open Diapason         32
        8' Clarinet              73               16' Bourdon               32
           Tremolo                                16' Echo Bourdon          SW
        8' Harp (TC)             --                8' Octave                12
        4' Celesta               61 bars           8' Gedeckt               12
                                                  16' Trombone              32
                                                  16' Double Trumpet        SW


Source: Steven Schneider with clarification from shop notes by Allen Kinzey

Photo 1 Source: The Diapason, via Jonathan Bowen

Photos 2 Source: http://www.buzardorgans.com/2003_service_department_projects.htm

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=8085