Thompson-Allen Company, LLC, renovates Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1132

March 21, 2022
Console, Derry Presbyterian Church, Hershey, Pennsylvania
Console, Derry Presbyterian Church, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Thompson-Allen Company, LLC, has relocated and renovated Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1132 for Derry Presbyterian Church, Hershey, Pennsylvania:  three manuals and pedal, 59 stops, 45 ranks, 2,794 pipes. The organ was built in 1951 for the Church of the Redeemer, New Haven, Connecticut.

This organ is featured on the cover of the March issue of The Diapason: 
https://www.thediapason.com/content/cover-feature-derry-presbyterian-church-hershey-pa

Grant Wareham is Director of Music Ministry and Organist at Derry Presbyterian Church. See Wareham play Étude Héroïque, op. 38, by Rachel Laurin at: 
https://www.thediapason.com/videos/grant-wareham-derry-presbyterian-church

Builder’s website: www.thompson-allen.com

Church’s website: www.derrypres.org

 

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