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Trinity Episcopal Church-on-the-Green
230 Temple Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06511

OHS Database ID 7389.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 87.


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 November 2, 2013.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 6 divisions. 61 stops. 73 registers. 74 ranks. 4648 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1996 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Altered Anthony Mican, 2-10. As of 1996, church scheduled for demolition, with no plan to salvage the organ. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Status Note: There 1994. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Nave and Chancel divisions. Restored 1983 by A. Thompson-Allen Co. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Nathan Smith. -- Two chancel divisions are located in matching cases hanging from the chancel side walls. (Database Manager. January 29, 2006)
  • 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:
    Retained 1904 Hall casework; Chancel organ rebuilt in 1948, 1927-A; further additions from 1957 through 1975; restoration work by A. Thompson Allen in 1993-4. (Database Manager. November 24, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from Andrew Kotylo. (Database Manager. November 2, 2013)

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Photographs

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Gallery facade. Photo by Len Levasseur 2009-02-16
Nave facade and console. Photo by Len Levasseur 2009-02-16
Gallery Facade. Photograph by Jerry Mead (2016)

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey

  • New Haven, Connecticut
    Trinity Church-on-the-Green, Episcopal
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 927   1935   3 manuals, 61 stops, 74 ranks
    _________________________________________________________________________________
    
               GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
           16' Sub Principal       61              16' Lieblich Gedeckt    73
            8' Principal           61               8' Geigen Principal    73
            8' Diapason            61               8' Stopped Diapason    73
            8' Bourdon             61               8' Viol de Gambe       73
            8' Gemshorn            61               8' Voix Celeste        73
            4' Octave              61               8' Flute Celeste      134
            4' Gemshorn            61               4' Octave Giegen       73
        2 2/3' Quint               61               4' Flute Harmonique    73
            2' Super Octave        61               2' Fifteenth           61
        1 3/5' Tierce              61              VI  Plein Jeu          366
           IV  Fourniture         244              16' Bombarde            73
            8' Trumpet             61               8' Trompette           73
            4' Clarion             61               8' Oboe                73
               Chimes (enc. in CH)                  8' Vox Humana          73
                                                       Tremolo
               CHOIR ORGAN
           16' Contra Gemshorn     73                  PEDAL ORGAN
            8' Spitzflöte          73              32' Soubasse            12
            8' Lieblich Gedeckt    73              16' Principal           32 
            8' Dulciana            73              16' Sub Principal       GT
            8' Unda Maris (TA)     64              16' Bourdon             32
            4' Gemshorn            73              16' Violone             32
            4' Lieblich Flöte      73              16' Contra Gemshorn     CH
        2 2/3' Nazard              61              16' Lieblich Gedeckt    SW
            2' Piccolo             61               8' Octave              32
        1 3/5' Tierce              61               8' Flute Ouverte       32
            V  Sesquialtera        pf               8' Gemshorn            CH
            8' Trompette           73               8' Still Gedeckt       SW
            8' English Horn        73           5 1/3' Quint               32
            8' Clarinet            73               4' Super Octave        32
               Tremolo                              4' Flute Harmonique    32
                                                    2' Blockflöte          pf
                                                   IV  Mixture             pf
                                                   16' Bombarde            32
                                                    8' Trompette           32
                                                    4' Clarion             32
                                                       Chimes              GT
    
                                 CHANCEL ORGAN (Opus 927-A)
    
               GREAT ORGAN                             CHOIR ORGAN
            8' Rohrflöte           61               8' Stopped Diapason    61
            8' Erzähler            61               8' Salicional          61
            4' Octave              61               4' Prestant            61
            2' Fifteenth (fr. Fourniture)         III  Mixture            183
           IV  Fourniture         244               8' Trompette           61
            8' Trumpet             61                  Tremolo
    
               PEDAL ORGAN
           16' Bourdon             12 CH
            8' Principal           12
            8' Viola               CH
            4' Choralbass          12
           16' Fagotto             32
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-06-02]
    
    
  • Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.