The OHS Pipe Organ Database

University of Wisconsin
455 N. Park St.
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Humanities Building, Eastman Organ Recital Hall

OHS Database ID 13019.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ needs repairs, but is in usable condition.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 25, 2014.


Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Three manuals. 5 divisions. 40 stops. 51 registers. 51 ranks. 2829 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 31, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm. (James Cook. January 8, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from David Bohn. -- Actions for 1-12 of the Choir Krummhorn prepared in 1969; pipes installed prior to 1977. (Database Manager. August 25, 2014)

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Photographs

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Organ Facade and Console. Photograph by Jeffrey R. Neufeld 2019-09-09

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from The American Organist Undocumented Issue
           Madison, Wisconsin
           University of Wisconsin
           Humanities Building
           Eastman Organ Recital Hall
    
           Austin   Op. 2498   1969   3/51
           ________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                            SWELL
       16' Gemshorn             61      16' Gedeckt              24 d
        8' Principal            61       8' Hohlflöte            61
        8' Bourdon              61       8' Viola                61
        8' Gemshorn             12       8' Voix Celeste         54
        4' Octave               61       4' Principal            61
        4' Nachthorn            61       4' Rohrflöte            61
        2' Waldflote            61       2' Octavin              61
       II  Rauschquint         122 a   III  Plein Jeu           183 e
    IV-VI  Fourniture          292 b    16' Fagotto              61
           Unison Off                    8' Trompette            61
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade CH       4' Clairon              61
                                            Tremulant
           CHOIR                            Sub
        8' Gedeckt              61          Unison Off
        8' Erzähler             61          Super
        4' Spitzflöte           61
    2 2/3' Nasard               61          PEDAL
        2' Blockflöte           61      32' Resultant            --
    1 3/5' Tierce               61      16' Principal            32
        8' Krummhorn            49      16' Gemshorn             GT
           Tremulant                    16' Gedeckt              SW
           Sub                           8' Octave               32
           Unnison Off                   8' Spitzflöte           32
           Super                         8' Rohrflöte            SW
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade 73       4' Choral Bass          32
                                         4' Spitzflöte           12
           POSITIV                      IV  Mixture             128 f
        8' Nason Flute          61      16' Posaune              32
        4' Koppelflöte          61      16' Fagotto              SW
        2' Principal            61       8' Posaune              12
    1 1/3' Larigot              61       4' Krummhorn            CH
        1' Sifflöte             61       8' Trompette-en-Chamade CH
      III  Cymbel              183 c
    
        a  12-15
        b  19-22-26-29
        c  26-29-33   
        d  ext. of 4' Rohrflöte
        e  22-26-29 
        f  19-22-26-29
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield May 2, 2014]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from The American Organist Undocumented Issue Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.