Howard Orton Wood Residence

148-22 85th Drive
Jamaica (Queens), N.Y. 11435
           

Estey Organ Company
Brattleboro, Vt. – Opus 2543 (1926)
Electro-pneumatic action
2 manuals, 11 stops, 10 ranks


Estey's Op. 2543, built in 1926 for the Howard Orton Wood Residence, was voiced on 5" wind pressure and included a two-manual luminous console.
               
Great Organ (Manual I) – 61 notes, enclosed
8
  Open Diapason [leathered]
61
8
  Melodia
61
8
  Dulciana
61
4
  Flute d'Amour
61
 
   
 
   
Swell Organ (Manual II) – 61 notes, enclosed

8
  Violin Diapason
73
4
  Flute Harmonic
73
8
  Salicional
73
8
  Oboe [TC]
61
8
  Stopped Diapason
73
   
               
Pedal Organ – 32 notes, enclosed

16
  Bourdon
44
       
8
  Flauto Dolce [Bourdon]
     
               
Couplers

    Great to Great 4', Unison   Swell to Pedal 8', 4'
    Swell to Swell 16', 4', Unison   Great to Pedal 8'
    Swell to Great 16', 8', 4'    
               
Mechanicals

    Expression Pedal – Swell & Great   Great to Pedal Reversible
    Crescendo Pedal   Tremulant
               
Combinations

    Pistons No. 1-2-3 affecting Great & Pedal & Couplers
    Pistons No. 1-2-3 affecting Swell & Pedal & Couplers
    Pistons No. 1-2-3 affecting Entire Organ

           
Sources:
     Carnahan, John. Factory Shop Order for Estey Organ, Op. 2543 (1926).
     The Estey Pipe Organ web site: www.esteyorgan.com
     "Marjorie A. Wood Becomes Engaged," The New York Times, March 30, 1936.
           
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