Palm Beach, Florida

Bethesda-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church


Bethesda-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church - Palm Beach, FL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:         Skinner Organ Company
   Year:         1926
   Opus:         590

No. manuals:     4
No. stops:       50
No. ranks:       48
No. pipes:       3,134

Specification

            GREAT ORGAN                              SWELL ORGAN
16' Bourdon 17 PED 16' Bourdon 73 8' First Diapason 61 8' Diapason 73
8' Second Diapason 61 8' Gedeckt 73
8' Clarabella 61 8' Salicional 73
8' Erzähler 61 8' Voix Celeste 73
8' Gedeckt SW 8' Echo Dulcet II 146
8' Flute Celeste II SW 8' Flute Celeste II 134
4' Octave 61 4' Octave 73
4' Flute 61 4' Flute Triangulaire 73
2' Fifteenth 61 2' Piccolo 61
III Mixture 183 V Mixture 305
8' Tromba 61 16' Posaune 73
Cathedral Chimes 25 tubes 8' Cornopean 73
8' Corno d'Amore 73
CHOIR ORGAN 8' Vox Humana 73
8' Gamba 73 Tremolo
8' Concert Flute 73
8' Unda Maris II 134 PEDAL ORGAN
4' Flute 73 32' Diapason (resultant) --
2 2/3' Nazard 61 16' Major Bass 32
8' Clarinet 61 16' Bourdon 32
8' English Horn 61 16' Echo Lieblich SW
Tremolo 8' Octave 12
8' Harp (TC) -- 8' Gedeckt 12
4' Celesta 61 bars 8' Still Gedeckt SW
4' Flute 12
SOLO ORGAN 16' Trombone 32
8' Violoncello 73 16' Waldhorn SW
8' Gamba Celeste 73 8' Tromba 12
4' Orchestral Flute 73
8' Tuba Mirabilis 73
8' French Horn 73
Tremolo
Cathedral Chimes GT


Source: Allen Kinzey

Photo Source: Biff Buttler, via Steve Lawson (photo shows openings from organ chamber to outside cloister area, where the second console was located)

Notes: There was a duplicate console, which was later stolen, in the Cloister.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=23221