The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Peter's Episcopal Church
70 Maple Avenue
Morristown, New Jersey 07960

OHS Database ID 7302.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 152.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 28, 2016.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 50 stops. 62 registers. 64 ranks. 4032 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Crescendo Pedal.

Notes

  • Designed and finished by G. Donald Harrison. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Restored by A. Thompson-Allen Co. 1991. (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:
    Extant; unaltered; restored by A. Thompson-Allen Co in 1991. (Database Manager. May 16, 2006)
  • (Elizabeth Schmitt. September 27, 2006)

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Photographs

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Church Interior and Altar. Photograph by Patrick E. Parris 2017-02-06
Nave. Photograph by Patrick E. Parris 2017-02-06
Church Interior, Altar, and Pipe Facades. Photograph by Patrick E. Parris 2017-02-06
Console. Photograph by Patrick E. Parris 2017-02-06
Console. Photograph by Patrick E. Parris 2017-02-06
Altar. Photograph by Patrick E. Parris 2017-02-06
Church Exterior. Photograph by Patrick E. Parris 2017-02-06

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Stoplist

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  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives

  • Morristown, New Jersey
    St. Peter's Episcopal Church
    
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 836   1930           4 manuals, 50 stops, 64 ranks
    _______________________________________________________________________________
    
              GREAT ORGAN (5" wind)                   SWELL ORGAN (7 1/2" wind)
          16' Diapason             61             16' Bourdon              73
           8' First Diapason       61              8' Diapason             73
           8' Second Diapason      61              8' Rohrflote            73
           8' Third Diapason       61              8' Salicional           73
           8' Harmonic Flute       61              8' Voix Celeste         73
           8' Erzähler             61              8' Flute Celeste II    134
           4' Octave               61              8' Echo Gamba           73
           4' Flute                61              4' Octave               73
       2 2/3' Twelfth              61              4' Flute                73
           2' Fifteenth            61              2' Fifteenth            61
          IV  Harmonics           244              V  Mixture             305
                (17-19-21-22)                           (15-19-22-26-29)
           8' Tromba    (7 1/2")   61             16' Waldhorn             73
           4' Clarion   (7 1/2")   61              8' Trumpet              73
              Chimes               SO              8' Oboe                 73
                                                   8' Vox Humana           73
              CHOIR ORGAN                          4' Clarion              73
          16' Dulciana             73                 Tremolo
           8' Geigen               73
           8' Concert Flute        73                 PEDAL ORGAN (6" wind)
           8' Dulciana             73             32' Contra Bourdon        5
           8' Unda Maris (TC)      61             16' Diapason             32
           4' Flute d'Amore        73             16' Diapason             GT
           4' Dulciana             73             16' Contra Bass          32
           2' Piccolo              61             16' Bourdon              32
         III  Carillon (12-17-22) 183             16' Echo Lieblich        SW
           8' Corno di Bassetto    73             16' Dulciana             CH
              Tremolo                              8' Octave               12
           8' Harp (TC)            --              8' Gedeckt              12
           4' Celesta              61 bars         8' Cello                SO
                                                   4' Flute                12
              SOLO ORGAN (10" wind)                V  Harmonics           160
           8' Gamba                73                   (8-10-12-14-15)
           8' Gamba Celeste        73             32' Bombarde     (15")   32
           8' Flauto Mirabilis     73             16' Trombone     (15")   12
           8' Tuba Mirabilis       73 (17 1/2")   16' Waldhorn             SW
           8' French Horn          73              8' Tromba       (15")   12
           8' English Horn         73              4' Clarion      (15")   12
              Tremolo                                 Chimes               SO
              Chimes               25 tubes
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2016-08-28]
    
    
  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.