Charleston, West Virginia

St. John's Episcopal Church


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1927
   Opus:        679
   
No. manuals:    3
No. stops:      29
No. ranks:      23
No. pipes:      1,554

Specification

Since the original stop list has not been located, below is the stop list of
the "restored and augmented" (to 27 ranks) instrument after completion by
Columbia Organ Works in 1995.

            GREAT ORGAN (5 3/4" wind)                SWELL ORGAN (6" wind)
        16' Lieblich Gedeckt     73               8' Geigen               73
         8' Diapason             73               8' Rohr Flute           73
         8' Clarabella           73               8' Salicional           73
         8' Flute Flute          SW               8' Voix Celeste         73
         8' Aeoline              SW               8' Aeoline              73
         4' Octave               73               4' Flute Triangulaire   73
         4' Flute Triangulaire   SW             III  Mixture             183
         8' Trumpet              SW              16' Contra Oboe          73
            Chimes (in SW box)                    8' Trumpet              73
                                                  8' Vox Humana           73
            CHOIR ORGAN (7" wind)                    Tremolo
         8' Orchestral Flute     73
         8' Gamba                73                  PEDAL ORGAN (5" wind)
         8' Dulciana             73              32' Diapason (resultant) --
         8' Unda Maris (tc)      61 a            32' Bourdon  (resultant) --
         4' Flauto Traverso      73              16' Diapason             32
         2' Piccolo              61              16' Bourdon              32 d
         8' Clarinet             73              16' Lieblich Gedeckt     GT
            Tremolo                               8' Octave               12
                                                  8' Flute                GT
            ANCILLARY ORGAN (12" wind)           16' Oboe                 SW
         8' Tuba                 73 b
         8' French Horn          73 c
            Tremolo (French Horn)
            MIDI

         a  addition, from Op. 417
         b  addition, from Op. 602
         c  addition, from Op. 429 and Op. 434
         d  addition, from Op. 415


Source: Allen Kinzey

NotesThe Skinner replaced an 1890 Pilcher of 18 stops.

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