The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Grinnell College
Grinnell, Iowa

Herrick Chapel

OHS Database ID 33967.

Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 370, 2009-04-04.


Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 11, 2008.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 48 stops. 62 registers. 59 ranks. 3554 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 23 notes.

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:
    Replaced 1940 rebuild of Kilgen; extant. (Database Manager. March 18, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Richard Adkins. -- Restoration of Opus 1091 Complete. (Database Manager. November 11, 2008)

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey

  • Grinnel, Iowa
    Grinnell College - Herrick Chapel
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1091   1946   3 manuals, 48 stops, 59 ranks
    __________________________________________________________________________________
    
               GREAT ORGAN                               SWELL ORGAN
           16' Quintaten           61                16' Gedeckt             73
            8' Diapason            61                 8' Geigen Diapason     73
            8' Bourdon             61                 8' Chimney Flute       73
            8' Gemshorn            61                 8' Salicional          73
            4' Octave              61                 8' Voix Celeste (TC)   61
            4' Flute               61                 8' Flauto Dolce        73
        2 2/3' Twelfth             61                 8' Flute Celeste (TC)  61
            2' Fifteenth           61                 4' Octave Geigen       73
        III-V  Fourniture         245                 4' Flute Triangulaire  73
               Tremolo                                2' Flautino            61
               Chimes              CH                IV  Plein Jeu          244
               Harp                CH                16' Contre Hautbois     73
               Celesta             CH                 8' Trompette           73
                                                      8' Oboe                73
               CHOIR ORGAN                            8' Vox Humana          73
           16' Contra Dulciana     12                 4' Clairon             73
            8' Viola               73                    Tremolo
            8' Concert Flute       73
            8' Dulciana            73                    PEDAL ORGAN
            8' Unda Maris (TC)     61                32' Contra Bourdon      -- *
            4' Orchestral Flute    73                16' Contre Basse        32
            4' Dulciana            12                16' Bourdon             32
        2 2/3' Nazard              61                16' Viola               32
            2' Piccolo             61                16' Dulciana            CH
        1 3/5' Tierce              61                16' Quintaten           GT
            8' Clarinet            73                16' Gedeckt             SW
            8' English Horn        73                 8' Spitz Principal     32
               Tremolo                                8' Flute               12
               Chimes              25 tubes           8' Dulciana            CH
            8' Harp (TC)           --                 8' Gedeckt             SW
            4' Celesta             61 bars            4' Choralbass          32
                                                    III  Mixture             96
               POSITIV ORGAN (floating)              32' Bombarde            -- *
            8' Nachthorn           61                32' Fagott              -- *
            4' Koppelflöte         61                16' Posaune             32
        2 2/3' Nazard              61                16' Hautbois            SW
            2' Blockflöte          61                 8' Tromba              12
        1 3/5' Tierce              61                 4' Clarion             12
          III  Cymbel             183                    Chimes              CH
    
                                                      *  1-12 digital
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-06-12]
    
    
  • Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.