The OHS Pipe Organ Database

The Toledo Museum of Art
2445 Monroe Street
Toledo, Ohio 43620

OHS Database ID 11004.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 383.


Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 15, 2006.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 39 stops. 60 registers. 46 ranks. 3201 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • With Skinner Automatic Player Attachment (largest Skinner so equipped). Moved to the Peristyle in 1932-33. Swell Fagotto replaced 1933 by an Oboe. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Restored c. 2004 by A. Thompson-Allen Co. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    With player attachment; moved to The Peristyle ca. 1932 with new Reisner electric relays; extant; unaltered; some water damage. (Database Manager. April 15, 2006)

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Bibliography

  • Staff. "Here & There," The Diapason (April, 2005 [Whole No. 1145]: pp. 2-3).
  • Schnurr, Jr., Stephen J.. "Toledo Museum of Art," 2009 Organ Atlas: The City of Cleveland and Northern Ohio (pp. 206-217). [Photographs, stoplists]

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  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives

  • Toledo, Ohio
    The Toledo Museum of Art
    
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 603   1926   4 manuals, 39 stops, 46 ranks
    _______________________________________________________________________
    
            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' Claribel Flute      61            8' Salicional          73
         4' Octave              61            8' Voix Celeste        73
         4' Flute               61            8' Flute Celeste II   134
         2' Fifteenth           61            8' Echo Dulcet         73
        IV  Mixture            244            4' Octave              73
         8' Tromba              61            4' Flute Triangulaire  73
         4' Clarion             61          III  Mixture            183
            Chimes              SO           16' Waldhorn            73
                                              8' French Trumpet      73
            CHOIR ORGAN                       8' Fagotto             73
         8' Gamba               73            8' Vox Humana          73
         8' Concert Flute       73               Tremolo
         8' Kleine Erzähler II 146            8' Tuba Mirabilis      SO
         4' Flute               73            8' French Horn         SO
         2' Piccolo             61            8' English Horn        SO
         8' Clarinet            73               Chimes              SO
            Tremolo                           8' Harp (TC)           --
         8' Salicional          SW            4' Celesta             61 bars
         8' Voix Celeste        SW
         8' Flute Celeste II    SW               PEDAL ORGAN
            Harp (TC)           SW           16' Diapason            32
            Celesta             SW           16' Violone             32
                                             16' Bourdon             32
            SOLO ORGAN                       16' Echo Bourdon        SW
         8' Gamba               73            8' Octave              12
         8' Gamba Celeste       73            8' Cello               12
         8' Tuba Mirabilis      73            8' Gedeckt             12
         8' French Horn         73            8' Still Gedeckt       SW
         8' English Horn        73            4' Super Octave        12
         8' Vox Humana          73            4' Gedeckt             12
            Tremolo                           4' Still Gedeckt       SW
            Chimes              25 tubes     16' Trombone            32
                                             16' Waldhorn            SW
                                              8' Tromba              12
                                              4' Clarion             12
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-08-19]
    
    
  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.