OHS Database ID 9037.
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 April 11, 2014.
Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 11 stops. 11 ranks.
The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.
Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.
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St. Vincent's Episcopal St. Petersburg, Florida 1885-86 C.F. Durner Organ Great: (58 notes) 8' Open Diapason 8' Melodia (wood) 8' Dolce 4' Principal 2' Fifteenth Swell: (58 notes - expressive) 8' Viola 8' Stopped Diapason Bass 8' Stopped Diapason Treble (wood) 4' FLute Harmonique (metal) 8' Bassoon Bass 8' Oboe (Treble) Tremolo Pedal: (27 notes) 16' Bourdon (wood) Couplers: Swell to Great Great To Pedal Swell to Pedal The organ was obtained "partially" through OCH. The organ was originally built for St. Paul United Methodist Church in Jim Thorpe, PA. Removed in 1978, the organ was destined for Yale University. When plans for an additional organ studio fell through, the organ remained in storage until 1994. Purchased and restored by the firm of Thomas- Pierce, Inc (Thom Thomas of Palm Beach). The organ was moved here by OHS member Darwin Klug of Lakeland. It is situated in a newly built rear gallery and was first heard on Sunday, November 9, 1997. The organist of the church, OHS member C. Paul Schrader, played the first dedication recital on March 1 with members of the parish choir also participating. The second dedication concert took place on March 22 with OHS member Robert Setzer at the organ assisted by the Vanning String Trio. Performed were works by Bach, Frescobaldi, Marcello, Corelli, Boellmann and Setzer.