Grand Avenue Temple 

United Methodist Church 
205 E 9th St. 
Kansas City, Missouri 64106

Ernest M. Skinner Co. Opus 190 1912
Additions by E. M. Skinner 1949
4M/P, 56 ranks 
Electro-pneumatic action 

Associated Links

Church Website

OHS Database

SPECIFICATION 

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GREAT
 
SOLO
8 ranks, 61 note windchests, 6" wind pressure, Unenclosed
  2 ranks , Enclosed with Choir, Tuba 20" wind pressure
Bourdon
16
  Philomela
8
First Diapason
8
  Gamba
8
Second Diapason
8
  Voix Celeste
8
Waldflote
8
  Concert Flute
8
Erzahler
8
  Flauto Traverso
4
Octave
4
  Ophicleide
16
Flute
4
  Tuba
8
Twelfth *
2 2/3
  Clarinet
8
Fifteenth *
2
  English Horn
8
Tuba
8
  Orchestral Oboe
8
Chimes
  Vox Humana
8
Philomela
8
  Clarion
4
  Carillons from Choir
  Tremolo
SWELL
 
CHOIR
21 ranks, 73 note windchests, 8" wind pressure
  17 ranks, 73 notes, 7'/2" wind pressure, Enclosed
Bourdon
16
  Gamba
16
Diapason
8
  Diapason
8
Spitzflute
8
  Gamba
8
Gedeckt
8
  Concert Flute
8
Salicional
8
  Dulcet II
8
Voix Celeste
8
  Quintaton
8
Flute Celeste II
8
  Flauto Traverso
4
Aeoline
8
  Nazard *
2 2/3
Unda Maris II
8
  Piccolo
2
Octave
4
  Tierce *
1 3/5
Flute
4
  Larigot *
1 1/3
Flautino
2
  Septieme *
1 1/7
Mixture III
2 2/3
  Clarinet
8
English Horn
16
  Orchestral Oboe
8
Comopean
8
  English Horn
8
Oboe
8
  Vox Humana
8
Clarion
4
  Carillons
Tremolo
  Tremolo
PEDAL
 
8 ranks, 32' Diapason 1-12 - 20" wp; 13-85 - 6" wp; First Bourdon 16' and Mixture V - 6" wp
 
Diapason
32
 
Diapason
16
 
Violone
16
 
First Bourdon
16
 
Second Bourdon
16
 
Gamba
16
 
Gross Quint
10 2/3
 
Octave
8
 
Gedeckt
8
 
Cello
8
 
Harmonics V *
4
 
Ophicleide
16
 
English Horn
16
 
Tuba
8
 
Clarion
4
 

* Built by Ernest M. Skinner, Inc., 1949
# Added by Ernest M. Skinner, Inc., 1949, replacing 8' Claribel Flute

Rank Analysis in 1949 — 56 ranks
Rank Analysis in 1912 — 44 ranks

COUPLERS
Swell to Pedal 8-4'
Choir to Pedal 8-4'
Great to Pedal 8' & Reversible
Solo to Pedal 8-4'
Swell to Great 16-8-4'
Choir to Great 8'
Solo to Great l6-8-4'
Swell to Choir 8'
Swell to Swell 16-4'
Choir to Choir l6—4'
Solo to Solo 16-4'
Great to Great 4'