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Trinity Episcopal Church-on-the-Green
New Haven, Connecticut

OHS Database ID 7389.

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. 66 stops. 79 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 on-line 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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Gallery facade. Photo by Len Levasseur 2009-02-16
Nave facade and console. Photo by Len Levasseur 2009-02-16

Pipe organs in Connecticut sponsored by S.L. Huntington & Co.

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Stoplist

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  • From A. Thompson-Allen website

  • Trinity Episcopal Church-on-the-Green, New Haven, CT
    1935 Aeolian-Skinner Organ Company Opus 927
    Restored by A. Thompson-Allen (1994)
    
    Great (Gallery):
    16' Sub Principal
    8' Principal
    8' Diapason
    8' Bourdon
    8' Gemshorn
    4' Octave
    4' Gemshorn
    2 2/3' Quint
    2' Super Octave
    1 3/5' Tierce
    IV Fourniture
    8' Trumpet
    4' Clarion
    Chimes (Choir)
    
    Swell (Gallery):
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt
    8' Geigen Principal
    8' Stopped Diapason
    8' Viol de Gambe
    8' Voix Celeste
    8' Flute Celeste II
    4' Octave Geigen
    4' Flute Harmonique
    2' Fifteenth
    VI Plein Jeu
    16' Bombarde
    8' Trompette
    8' Oboe
    8' Vox Humana
    Tremolo
    
    Choir (Gallery):
    16' Contra Gemshorn
    8' Spitzflote
    8' Lieblich Gedeckt
    8' Dulciana
    8' Unda Maris
    4' Gemshorn
    4' Lieblich Flote
    2 2/3' Nazard
    2' Piccolo
    1 3/5' Tierce
    V Sesquialtera (prepared)
    8' Trompette
    8' English Horn
    8' Clarinet
    Tremolo
    8' Tuba (Horizontal, unenclosed)
    
    Pedal (Gallery):
    32' Soubasse
    16' Principal
    16' Sub Principal (Great)
    16' Bourdon
    16' Violone
    16' Contra Gemshorn (Choir)
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt (Swell)
    8' Octave
    8' Flute Ouverte
    8' Gemshorn (Choir)
    8' Still Gedeckt (Swell)
    5 1/3' Quint
    4' Super Octave
    4' Flute Harmonique
    2' Blockflote (prepared)
    IV Mixture (prepared)
    16' Bombarde
    8' Trompette
    4' Clarion
    Chimes (Great)
    
    Great (Chancel):
    8' Diapason
    8' Rohrflote
    8' Erzahler
    4' Octave
    2' Fifteenth
    IV Fourniture
    8' Trompette
    
    Choir (Chancel):
    8' Stopped Diapason
    8' Salicional
    8' Unda Maris
    4' Flute Harmonique
    8' Flugel Horn
    Tremulant
    
    Pedal (Chancel):
    16' Bourdon
    8' Principal (Great)
    4' Choralbass (Great)
    16' Fagotto
    
     [Received from Connor Annable 2011-11-01.]
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