The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Worcester Art Museum
Worcester, Massachusetts

OHS Database ID 4911.

Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 44, 1983-06-27.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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 2008-03-11.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 25 stops. 23 registers. 33 ranks. 1636 pipes.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1998 (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • 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:
    Ceiling installation; dedication recital played by Joseph Bonnet, November 22, 1942; extant; unaltered. [OHS Plaque] (Database Manager. 2008-03-11)

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.

  • Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
    1942 Aeolian-Skinner Organ, Op. 1036
    (Stoplist: web page for Worcester AGO, 1998)
    
    GREAT
    Quintaton 16' 61
    Bourdon 8' 61
    Principal 4' 61
    Rohr Flote 4' 61
    Fourniture III-V 285
    
    RECIT (unenclosed)
    Rohr Flote 8' 61
    Prestant 4' 61
    Cymbel IV 244
    Cromorne 8' 61
    
    POSITIF
    Quintade 8' 61
    Koppel Flote 4' 61
    Nazard 2 2/3' 61
    Doublette 2' 61
    Tierce 1 3/5' 61
    Larigot 1 1/3' 61
    
    PEDAL
    Rohr Bourdon 16' 32
    Quintaton (Gt.) 16' --
    Principal 8' 32
    Quintaton (Gt.) 8' --
    Nachthorn 4' 32
    Blockflote 2' 32
    Fourniture IV 128
    Posaune 16' 32
    Trompette 8' 32
    Rohr Schalmei 4' 32
    
    Couplers
    Great to Pedal
    Positif to Pedal
    Recit to Pedal
    Recit to Great 16', 8' 4'
    Positif to Great 16', 8'
    Recit to Positif
    
    Arrangement of Manuals
    Great I
    Positif II
    Recit III
    
    Accessories
    4 general pistons, duplicated by toe studs
    4 pistons per division
    Sforzando, duplicated by toe stud
    G-P Reversible, duplicated by toe stud
    the six unison couplers duplicated by thumb pistons
    Ped. To Man. (combinations on or off)
    Cancel
    
    Electro-pneumatic action throughout
    Electro-pneumatic console, internal "suction pump"
    
    Detached drawknob console with couplers by tablets;
    3" wind pressure throughout; =
    
    Pipework above court skylight;
    Designed by G. Donald Harrison and opened in a recital by Joseph Bonnet, 18 November 1942
    
    
  • Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.