Local Instrument Gallery

Old Christ Church (Episcopal)

20 North American Street, Philadelphia, PA, Pennsylvania 19106

Curtis Memorial Organ, 1935 Ernest Skinner, Renovated 1972 by Brantley Duddey, Inc.


 

Photos by Roy Harker

 

 

 

 

  GREAT I
16 Quintaton
8 Printipal
8 Rohr Bourdon
4 Oktav
2 Fifteenth
IV Fourniture
III Sharf

GREAT II
8 Diapason I
8 Diapason lI
4 Bourdon
4 Flute Couvert
2 2/3 Nazard
2 Super
2 Gedeckt Flute
II Sesquialtera
Unison, Sub, Super

POSITIV
8 Holz Gedeckt
4 Principal
4 Koppel Flute
2 Principal
1 1/3 Larigot
III Cymbal
8 Kromhorn

SOLO
8 Gamba Celeste (2 ranks)
4 Doppel Flute
IV Mixture
8 French Horn
8 English Horn
16 Tubasson
8 Tuba
4 Clarion
Unison, Sub, Super
Tremulant

SWELL
16 Gedeckt
8 Diapason
8 Stopped Diapason
8 Flute Celeste
8 Viole
8 Viole Celeste II
4 Octave
4 Harmonic Flute
4 Unda Maris
2 2/3 Nazard
2 Doublette
1 3/5 Tierce
1 Sifflute
III-IV Plain Jeu
III Mixtur
16 Fagotto
8 Trumpet
4 Clarion
8 Oboe
8 Vox Humana
Unison, Sub, Super
Tremulant
  ANTIPHONAL
16 Bourdon
8 Diapason
8 Stopped Diapason
4 HohI Flute
4 Octave
2 2/3 Nazard
1 3/5 Tierce
III Mixture
2 Flageolette
8 Dulciana
8 Dulciana Celeste
8 Aeoline
8 Erzähler
8 Erzähler Celeste
8 Viol
8 Dolce
8 Flute Celeste (prepared)
8 Vox Humana
4 Rohr Shalmai (prepared)
8 Trumpet en Cbamade (under expression)
Zimbelstern
Chimes
Unison, Sub, Super
Tremulant

PEDAL
32 Double Diapason
16 Diapason
16 Principal
16 Wood Bourdon
16 Metal Bourdon
16 Violone
16 Soft Bourdon (Ant.)
16 Gedeckt (Swell)
10 2/3 Bourdon Quint
8 Principal
8 Metal Bourdon
8 Soft Bourdon (Ant.)
4 Principal
4 Bourdon
2 Bourdon
2 Principal
II Mixture
II Mixture
IV Harmonics
16 Tubasson
8 Tuba
4 Clarion
32 Bombarde
16 Bombarde

Console designed by John Binsfeld, built by Austin Organs in 1967, containing 7 divisions, 4 manuals, 126 drawknobs, 33 couplers, and 110 controls.
 
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