Evanston, Illinois

First Congregational Church


Skinner organ, Op. 616 (1926) in First Church of Christ, Scientist (Evanston, IL)
 
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Evanston, IL)
 
First Church of Christ, Scientist (Evanston, IL)
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1926
   Opus:        616
No. manuals:    3
No. stops:      37
No. ranks:      32
No. pipes:      2,163
          

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN (6" wind)                   SWELL ORGAN (6" wind)
         16' Bourdon              5 PED          16' Bourdon             73
          8' First Diapason      73               8' Diapason            73
          8' Second Diapason     73               8' Gedeckt             73
          8' Claribel Flute      73               8' Salicional          73
          4' Octave              73               8' Voix Celeste        73
          4' Flute               73               8' Flute Celeste II   134
          8' Tromba              61               4' Octave              73
             Chimes              20 tubes         4' Flute Triangulaire  73
                                                 IV  Mixture            244
             CHOIR ORGAN (6" wind)                     (15-19-22-26)
          8' Concert Flute       61              16' Double Trumpet      73
          8' Dulciana            61               8' Cornopean           73
          8' Unda Maris (TC)     49               8' Corno d'Amour       73
          4' Flute               61               8' Vox Humana          73
      2 2/3' Nazard              61                  Tremolo
          8' French Horn (10")   61
          8' Clarinet            61                  PEDAL ORGAN
             Tremolo                             32' Diapason            -- a
          8' Harp (TC)           --              16' Diapason            32
          4' Celesta             61 bars         16' Bourdon             32
                                                 16' Echo Bourdon        SW
                                                  8' Octave              12
                                                  8' Gedeckt             12
                                                  8' Still Gedeckt       SW
                                                  4' Flute               12
                                                 16' Trombone            12 GT
                                                 16' Double Trumpet      SW
                                                     Chimes              GT

                                                  a  1-12 resultant

Source: Allen Kinzey

Photos 1 & 2 Source: Stephen Schnurr, Pipe Organs of Chicago.

Photo 3 Source: William Van Pelt.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=9364