OHS Database ID 10965.
The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 16, 2013.
Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.
Two manuals. 4 divisions. 20 stops. 25 registers. 23 ranks. 1431 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
Traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, left.
Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.
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|Console and Positiv Pipe Display. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2003-05-04|
|Console and Pipe Chamber Screen. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2003-05-04|
|Chapel Interior, Chancel, Console, and Pipework in Chamber. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2003-05-04|
|Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2003-05-04|
|Designer's Nameplate. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2003-05-04|
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Buffalo, New York Westminster Presbyterian Church - Holmes Chapel Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc. Opus 1136 1950 2 manuals, 25 registers, 20 stops, 23 ranks __________________________________________________________________________ GREAT ORGAN SWELL ORGAN 8' Gemshorn 61 8' Viola Pomposa 61 b 8' Gedacktpommer 61 8' Viola Celeste 61 b 8' Viole Sourdine SW 8' Holzflöte 61 b 4' Principal 61 8' Viole Sourdine 61 c III-IV Fourniture 294 4' Spitzflöte 61 b 8' Rohrschalmei 61 a 2' Octavin 61 d Tremulant 8' Trompette 61 Chimes 25 tubes Tremulant POSITIV ORGAN (floating) PEDAL ORGAN 8' Nason Flute 61 16' Bourdon 44 e 4' Koppelflöte 61 16' Sanftbass 12 SW f 2' Blockflöte 61 8' Principal 44 b 1 3/5' Tierce 61 8' Gedeckt (Bdn) -- 1 1/3' Larigot 61 4' Choralbass (Prin) -- 1' Sifflöte 61 8' Rohrschalmei GT a originally prepared-for; Schopp's pipes and chest b from Aeolian Op. 915 (existing organ) c 1-3 from EMS Op. 768; rest from Aeolian Op. 915 d Aeolian-Skinner pipes from inventory e 1-10 from Aeolian Op. 915; 11-44 Aeolian-Skinner f from EMS Op. 768 [Received from Steven E. Lawson 2017-04-18]