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Immanuel Presbyterian Church
3300 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, California 90010

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 23403.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 193.


Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 49 stops. 63 registers. 62 ranks. 4043 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 23 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front.

Notes

  • Identified 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:
    One tonal change by G. Donald Harrison and Clarence Mader in 1949, #A-549; extant with few tonal changes; restoration work by Manual Rosales in 1995. (Database Manager. April 21, 2006)

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Chancel and Pipe Facade. Photograph by Mott Studios and in the collection of California State Libraryl; image courtesy of Jim Lewis 1929-03-21

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Stoplist

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  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives

  • Los Angeles, California
    Immanuel Presbyterian Church
    
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 676   1927           4 manuals, 49 stops, 62 ranks
    _______________________________________________________________________________
    
               GREAT ORGAN (6" wind)                  SWELL ORGAN (7 1/2" wind)
           16' Bourdon             17 PED         16' Bourdon             73
            8' First Diapason      61              8' Diapason            73
            8' Second Diapason     61              8' Rohr Flute          73
            8' Harmonic Flute      61              8' Gamba               73
            8' Erzähler            61              8' Voix Celeste II    146
            8' Gedeckt             SW              8' Flauto Dolce        73
            8' Flute Celeste II    SW              8' Flute Celeste (TC)  61
            4' Octave              61              4' Octave              73
            4' Flute               61              4' Flute Triangulaire  73
        2 2/3' Twelfth             61              2' Flautino            61
            2' Fifteenth           61              V  Cornet             305
           IV  Mixture            244              V  Chorus Mixture     305
            8' Tromba  (7 1/2" wp) 61             16' Waldhorn            73
            4' Clarion (7 1/2" wp) 61              8' French Trumpet      73
               Chimes              EC              8' Cornopean           73
                                                   8' Oboe                73
               CHOIR ORGAN (6" wind)               8' Vox Humana          73
            8' Geigen Principal    73              4' Clarion             73
            8' Viol d'Orchestre    73                 Tremolo
            8' Viol Celeste        73
            8' Concert Flute       73                 ECHO ORGAN (6" wind)
            4' Flute d'Amore       73              8' Cor de Nuit         61
        2 2/3' Nazard              61                 Tremolo
            2' Piccolo             61                 Chimes              25 tubes
            8' Corno di Bassetto   73
               Tremolo                                PEDAL ORGAN (6" wind)
            8' Harp (TC)           --             32' Diapason (resultant)--
            4' Celesta             61 bars        16' Contra Bass         32
                                                  16' Major Bass          32
               SOLO ORGAN (10" wind)              16' Bourdon             32
            8' Gamba               73             16' Echo Bourdon        SW
            8' Gamba Celeste       73              8' Octave              12
            8' Flauto Mirabilis    73              8' Gedeckt             12
            4' Orchestral Flute    73              8' Still Gedeckt       SW
            8' French Horn         73              4' Flute               SW
            8' English Horn        73             32' Bombarde (20" wp)   12
               Tremolo                            16' Trombone (15" wp)   32
            8' Tuba Mirabilis      73             16' Waldhorn            SW
                 (20" wind)                        8' Tromba              12
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2016-02-02]
    
    
  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.