Grand Rapids, Michigan

First (Park) Congregational Church


First (Park) Congregational Church - Grand Rapids, MI
 
First (Park) Congregational Church - Grand Rapids, MI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1929
   Opus:        784
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      54
No. ranks:      50
No. pipes:      3,330
      

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
         16' Bourdon              5 PED           8' Geigen              73
          8' First Diapason      61               8' Rohrflöte           73
          8' Second Diapason     61               8' Salicional          73
          8' Flute Harmonique    61               8' Voix Celeste        73
          4' Octave              61               8' Flauto Dolce        73
          4' Flute               61               8' Flute Celeste (TC)  61
         II  Grave Mixture      122               4' Octave Geigen       73
          8' Tuba                61 (a)           4' Flute Triangulaire  73
          8' French Horn         61 (a)           V  Mixture            305
                                                 16' Waldhorn            73
             CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Trumpet             73
         16' Contra Gamba        73               8' Corno d'Amore       73
          8' Cello               73               8' Vox Humana          73
          8' Concert Flute       73               4' Clarion             73
          8' Dulciana            73
          8' Unda Maris (TC)     61                  PEDAL ORGAN
          4' Flute               73              16' Diapason            32
          4' Dulciana            73              16' Bourdon             32
      2 2/3' Nazard              61              16' Contra Gamba        CH
          8' Corno di Bassetto   73               8' Octave              12
             Tremolo                              8' Gedeckt             12
          8' Harp (TC)           --               4' Flute               12
          4' Celesta             61 bars         16' Trombone            32
                                                 16' Waldhorn            SW
             ECHO-ANTIPHONAL ORGAN                8' Tromba              12
          8' Diapason            73               4' Clarion             12
          8' Chimney Flute       73                  Chimes              GT
          8' Gamba               73
          8' Vox Angelica II    134                  ECHO-ANTIPHONAL PEDAL
          4' Octave              73              16' Subbass             32
          4' Flute               73              16' Bourdon             32
          8' Trumpet             73               8' Octave              12
          8' Vox Humana          73               8' Gedeckt             12
             Tremolo
             Chimes              25 tubes

         (a) enclosed in Choir
       


Source: The Diapason, July 1929.

Notes: Rebuilt in 1969 by Moller as Op. R-806 with a new console and 56 new ranks; after 1988 fire, replaced by 4/103 Moller Op. 11810 in 1991; in 2005, Muller installed a new 4/80 instrument that retained the Solo and Antiphonal as well as a few other stops from the other divisions; a new Aeolian-Skinner style console was also installed.

Organ Historical Society Database: https://pipeorgandatabase.org/OrganDetails.php?OrganID=23566