Hook & Hastings, Opus 1959, 1902

OHS Database ID 5669.


Immaculate Conception R. C./ The Jesuit Urban Center
Boston, Massachusetts

The organ has been removed from this location and is currently in storage.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2008-09-14.

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Photographs

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Gallery and Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04
Nave, Gallery, and Organ Case. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04
Console. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1999-05-04

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This organ received OHS Citation number 20, 1978-10-08.


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, center.

Four manuals. 63 stops. 69 ranks.

Slider chests. Electric key action. Pneumatic stop action.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Setterboard. Concave radiating pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons.

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  • From IOF website
    Church of the Immaculate Conception, Boston, MA
    1902 Hook & Hastings Op. 1959 (rebuild of 1863 E. & G. G. Hook Op. 322)
    
    Great:
    16' Open Diapason
    8' Open Diapason Forte
    8' Open Diapason Mezzo
    8' Clarabella
    8' Viola de Gamba
    4' Octave
    4' Flute Harmonique
    2 2/3' Twelfth
    2' Fifteenth
    III Mixture
    V Mixture
    VII Cymbal
    16' Trumpet
    8' Trumpet
    4' Clarion
    
    Swell:
    16' Bourdon
    8' Open Diapason
    8' Stopped Diapason
    8' Quintadena
    8' Violone
    8' Voix Celeste
    4' Octave
    4' Flauto Traverso
    4' Violina
    2' Flautino
    V Mixture
    16' Contra Fagotto
    8' Cornopean
    8' Oboe
    8' Vox Humana
    4' Clarion
    Tremolo
    
    Choir:
    16' Contra Dolce
    8' Open Diapason
    8' Melodia
    8' Gedeckt
    8' Viola
    8' Dulciana
    4' Octave
    4' Flauto Traverso
    4' Fugara
    2' Piccolo
    8' Clarinet
    Tremolo
    
    Solo:
    8' Stentorphone
    8' Concert Flute
    4' Flute Harmonique
    8' Orchestral Oboe
    8' Orchestral Clarinet
    8' Tuba Mirabilis
    4' Tuba Octave
    
    Pedal:
    32' Contra Bourdon
    16' Open Diapason
    16' Bourdon
    16' Violone
    10 2/3' Quint Floete
    8' Flute
    8' Violoncello
    16' Trombone
    8' Trumpet
    
     [Received from Connor Annable 2011-08-14.]