Richmond, Virginia

Monumental Church, Episcopal


Skinner Organ, Op. 574 (1925) in St. Bridget R.C. Church (Richmond, VA)
 
Skinner Organ, Op. 574 (1925) in St. Bridget R.C. Church (Richmond, VA)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:         Skinner Organ Company
   Year:         1925
   Opus:         574

No. manuals: 3 No. stops: 30 No. ranks: 25 No. pipes: 1,676

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
         16' Bourdon             17 PED          16' Bourdon             73
          8' Diapason            61               8' Diapason            73
          8' Claribel Flute      61               8' Gedeckt             73
          8' Flauto Dolce        SW               8' Salicional          73
          4' Octave              61               8' Voix Celeste        73
          4' Flute               SW               8' Flauto Dolce        73
          8' Cornopean           SW               8' Flute Celeste       61 tc
             Chimes                               4' Flute Triangulaire  73
             Blank Knob                           V  Mixture            305
                                                  8' Cornopean           73
             CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Flügel Horn         73
          8' Concert FLute       73               8' Vox Humana          73
          8' Dulciana            73                  Tremolo
          4' Flute               73
          8' English Horn        73                  PEDAL ORGAN
             Tremolo                             16' Diapason            32
                                                 16' Bourdon             32
                                                 16' Echo Bourdon        SW
                                                  8' Octave              12
                                                  8' Gedeckt             12
                                                  8' Still Gedeckt       SW
                                                     Blank Knob

      


Source: Steve Emory, via Jonathan Bowen.

Photo Source: Jonathan Bowen; photos are of the organ after its move to St. Bridget's.

Notes: In 1975 moved to St. Bridget R.C. Church, Richmond. In 2014 combined with Op. 682, with additional stops in EMS style, by Kegg Pipe Organ Builders and installed in Bryn Athyn Cathedral, Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania.

External Link: Richmond Churches

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=23183