New York City, New York

Wadsworth Avenue Baptist Church


Wadsworth Avenue Baptist Church - New York City
 
Skinner Organ, Op. 556 (1925) in Wadsworth Avenue Baptist Church - New York City
 
Skinner Organ, Op. 556 (1925) in Wadsworth Avenue Baptist Church - New York City
 
Skinner Organ, Op. 556 (1925) in Wadsworth Avenue Baptist Church - New York City
 
Skinner Organ, Op. 556 (1925) in Wadsworth Avenue Baptist Church - New York City
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
Contract Year:  1925
Install Year:   1926
Opus:           556
No. manuals:    3
No. stops:      26
No. ranks:      18
No. pipes:      1,273
      

Specification

               GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
            8' Diapason           73               16' Bourdon            73
            8' Clarabella         73                8' Diapason           73
            8' Salicional         SW                8' Gedeckt            73
            8' Gedeckt            SW                8' Salicional         73
            8' Flute Celeste II   SW                8' Vox Celeste        73
            4' Octave             73                8' Flauto Dolce       73
            4' Flute              SW                8' Flute Celeste (TC) 61
            8' Cornopean          SW                4' Flute              73
               Chimes             pf                2' Piccolo            pf
                                                    8' Cornopean          73
               CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Corno d'Amour      73
            8' Concert Flute      73                8' Vox Humana         pf
            8' Dulciana           73                   Tremolo
            4' Flute d'Amour      73
            8' Clarinet           73                   PEDAL ORGAN
               Tremolo                             16' Bourdon            32
                                                   16' Echo Bourdon       SW
               ADJUSTABLE COMBINATIONS              8' Gedeckt            12
               Swell Organ  1-2-3-4                 8' Still Gedeckt      SW
               Great Organ  1-2-3                      Chimes             GT
               Choir Organ  1-2-3
               Pedal Organ  1-2-3                      COUPLERS
               Full Organ   1-2-3                      Great to Pedal      8
               Pedal to Comb. Adj.                     Swell to Pedal      8  4
                                                       Choir to Pedal      8
               PEDAL MOVEMENTS                         Swell to Great  16  8  4
               Balanced Pedal - Swell                  Choir to Great  16  8  4
               Balanced Pedal - Choir                  Swell to Choir  16  8  4
               Crescendo Pedal                         Great to Great  16     4
               Great to Pedal Reversible               Swell to Swell  16 UO  4
               Sfozando Reversible                     Choir to Choir  16 UO  4


Source: The New York City AGO web site

Photo Source: Steven E. Lawson

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=23158