EXCITING RECITALS ON THE HISTORIC KILGEN ORGAN AT OUR LADY OF REFUGE, BROOKLYN

Skinner Organ Co., Opus 872, 1931


Girard College
2101 South College Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19121

Chapel

The organ has been restored to a previous state.

The organ is in good condition and in regular use.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2012-06-16.

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Photographs

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Chapel Exterior. Photograph by Julien Girard 2011-06-01
Tuba Mirabilis Pipework. Photograph by Julien Girard 2011-06-01

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This organ received OHS Citation number 188, 1996-07-05.


Traditional style console with roll top. The console is on a lift.

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 100 stops. 106 ranks. 6829 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

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