Watch the world’s largest pipe organ get an overhaul.

atlantic city convention hall organ

“The largest and loudest musical instrument on Earth – 449 ranks (365 flues and 84 reeds) and 33,000-plus pipes – Four stops on 100-inch wind pressure and ten on 50 inches – Ten 32-foot stops and a full-length 64-foot – 100 string ranks, 170 principals, 47 chorus reeds – 29 two-rank celestes, 17 one-rank celestes, 24 mixture stops – Eight pipe chambers and 14 swell boxes – Blowers that produce more than 36,000 cubic feet of wind per minute – The seven-manual console has 1,235 stop-keys, the five-manual has 673 stop-keys.”  – from

And now for the insanely elaborate restoration…


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