Detroit, Michigan

Scottish Rite Cathedral


Skinner organ, Op. 529 (1925) in Scottish Rite Cathedral (Detroit, MI)
 
Skinner organ, Op. 529 (1925) in Scottish Rite Cathedral (Detroit, MI)
 
Skinner organ, Op. 529 (1925) in Scottish Rite Cathedral (Detroit, MI)
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1925
   Opus:        529
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      66
No. ranks:      64
No. pipes:      4,352
 
Also has two-manual console in Lobby

Specification

           GREAT ORGAN                               SWELL ORGAN
       16' Double Open Diapason  61              16' Bourdon               73
        8' First Open Diapason   61               8' Open Diapason         73
        8' Second Open Diapason  61               8' Stopped Diapason      73
        8' Flute Harmonic        61               8' Salicional            73
        4' Octave                61               8' Voix Celeste          73
        4' Harmonic Flute        61               8' Flauto Dolce          73
    2 2/3' Twelfth               61               8' Flute Celeste (TC)    61
        2' Fifteenth             61               4' Principal             73
        V  Mixture              305               4' Flauto Traverso       73
       16' Ophicleide (in SO)    73               2' Piccolo               61
        8' Trumpet    (in SO)    73               V  Cornet               305
        4' Clarion    (in SO)    73              16' Double Trumpet        73
           Tremolo                                8' Cornopean             73
           Chimes                SO               8' Oboe                  73
                                                  8' Vox Humana            73
           CHOIR ORGAN                            4' Clarion               73
       16' Dulciana              73                  Tremolo
        8' Diapason              73                  Chimes
        8' Melodia               73
        8' Dulciana              73                  ECHO ORGAN
        8' Unda Maris (TC)       61               8' Chimney Flute         73
        4' Waldflöte             73               8' Muted Viole           73
    2 2/3' Nazard                61               8' Viole Celeste         73
        2' Flageolet             61               4' Lieblichflöte         73
    1 3/5' Tierce                61               8' Corno d'Amour         73
        8' Clarinet              73               8' Vox Humana            73
           Tremolo                                   Tremolo
           Harp
           Celesta                                   PEDAL ORGAN
           Chimes                SO              32' Contra Bourdon        32
                                                 16' Open Diapason         32
           SOLO ORGAN                            16' Bourdon               12
        8' Grossflöte            73              16' Violone               32
        8' Viole d'Orchestre     73              16' Gedeckt               SW
        8' Viole Celeste         73              16' Dulciana              CH
        4' Orchestral Flute      73               8' Flute                 12
        8' Tuba Mirabilis        73               8' Bourdon               12
        8' French Horn           73               8' Violoncello           12
        8' English Horn          73              32' Bombarde              32
        4' Tuba Clarion          73              16' Trombone              12
           Tremolo                               16' Double Trumpet        SW
           Chimes                                 8' Trumpet               12
           Gong                                   4' Clarion               12


Source: Allen Kinzey

Photos Source: Jonathan Bowen

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=6752