Princeton, New Jersey

Princeton University – Chapel


Skinner Organ, Op. 656 (1928) in Princeton University Chapel (Princeton, NJ)
 
Skinner Organ, Op. 656 (1928) in Princeton University Chapel (Princeton, NJ)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1927
   Opus:        656
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      100
No. ranks:      99
No. pipes:      6,249

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
32' Quintaton (TC) 49 16' Bourdon 73
16' Diapason 61 8' Diapason 73
16' Bourdon 5 PED 8' Geigen Diapason 73
8' First Diapason 61 8' Rohrflöte 73 8' Second Diapason 61 8' Cor de Nuit 73 * 8' Third Diapason 61 8' Gamba 73 8' Principal Flute 61 8' Gamba Celeste 73 8' Doppelflöte 61 a 8' Salicional 73 5 1/3' Quint 61 8' Voix Celeste 73 4' Octave 61 8' Flauto Dolce 73 4' Principal 61 8' Flute Celeste (TC) 61 4' Flute 61 a 4' Octave 73 3 15/' Tenth 61 4' Fugara 73 * 2 2/3' Twelfth 61 4' Flute Triangulaire 73 2' Fifteenth 61 2 2/3' Nazard 61 * V Harmonics 305 2' Flautino 61 * III-VI Plein Jeu 268 2' Piccolo 61 16' Contra Tromba 61 a 1 3/5' Tierce 61 * 8' Tromba 61 a V Cornet (draws * stops) 4' Octave Tromba 61 a V Chorus Mixture 305 16' Posaune 73 CHOIR ORGAN 8' French Trumpet 73 16' Gamba 12 8' Cornopean 73 8' Diapason 73 8' Oboe 73 8' Concert Flute 73 8' Vox Humana 73 8' Viole d'Orchestre 73 4' Clarion 73 8' Viole Celeste 73 Tremolo 8' Dulciana 73 8' Dulciana Celeste 73 PEDAL ORGAN 4' Violina 73 32' Diapason 12 b 4' Flute Harmonic 73 16' Diapason 32 2 2/3' Nazard 61 16' Contra Bass 32 2' Piccolo 61 16' Diapason GT 1 3/5' Tierce 61 16' Bourdon 32 1 1/7' Septieme 61 16' Gamba CH 16' Fagotto 73 16' Echo Lieblich SW 8' Trumpet 73 10 2/3' Quint -- 8' Corno di Bassetto 73 8' Octave (open) 12 Tremolo 8' Principal 12 8' Gedeckt 12 SOLO ORGAN 8' Still Gedeckt SW 8' Stentorphone 73 5 1/3' Twelfth -- 8' Gamba 73 4' Flute 12 8' Gamba Celeste 73 V Harmonics 160 8' Flauto Mirabilis 73 32' Bombarde 12 4' Octave 73 32' Contra Fagotto 12 CH 4' Orchestral Flute 73 16' Trombone 32 V Mixture 305 16' Tuba SO 16' Contra Tuba 73 16' Fagotto CH 8' Tuba Mirabilis 73 10 2/3' Quint Trombone GT 8' Tuba 73 8' Tromba 12 8' French Horn 73 4' Clarion 12 8' English Horn 61 4' Clarion 73 Tremolo a enclosed in Choir b open to GGGG


Source: Allen Kinzey

Photo 1 Source: The Diapason, via Jonathan Bowen.

Photo 2 Source: OHS Archives, via Jonathan Bowen.

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=412