Grand Court

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Wanamaker's - Enlightened Retailing
... Before he opened his Grand Depot for retail business, he let evangelist Dwight L ... In 1910, Wanamaker replaced his Grand Depot in stages, and constructed a new, purpose-built structure on the same site in Center City Philadelphia ... The organ was installed in the store's marble-clad central atrium known as the Grand Court ...
Wanamaker Organ - History
... size (more than 10,000 pipes), it was judged inadequate to fill the seven-story Grand Court in which it was located, so Wanamaker's opened a private organ factory in the store attic, which was charged with ... to three floors and additional panes of glass were put around the Grand Court on floors four and five, greatly enhancing the reverberation of the room ... The Philadelphia Orchestra returned to the Grand Court on September 27, 2008 for the premiere performance of Joseph Jongen's Symphonie Concertante (1926) on the organ for which it was written ...

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