The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Florida International University
Miami, Florida

Wertheim Performing Arts Center

OHS Database ID 19434.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 22, 2011.


Technical Details

Slider chests with EP pallets (Blackinton type).

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 55 stops. 85 registers. 74 ranks. 4258 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Dean Manning. -- (Database Manager. September 13, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. July 22, 2011)

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Photographs

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Console and Pipe Display. Photograph by Dean B.Manning 1999-07-09
Stage, Console, and Pipe Display. Photograph courtesy of the Schantz Organ Company 1999-09-01

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from The American Organist October 1999
            Miami, Florida
            Florida International University
            Wertheim Performing Arts Center
    
            Schantz   1998   Op. 2171   4/74
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            GRAND ORGUE                       RÉCIT
        16' Violonbasse          61       16' Bourdon doux         61
         8' Montre               61        8' Principal étroit     61
         8' Violon               12        8' Cor de nuit          12
         8' Flûte à cheminée     61        8' Viole de gambe       61
         4' Prestant             61        8' Voix céleste         61
         4' Flûte ouverte        61        4' Principal            61
         2' Doublette            61        4' Flûte octaviante     61
       III  Cornet              183    2 2/3' Nazard harmonique    61
    VI-VII  Grand Fourniture    150        2' Octavin              61   
        IV  Fourniture          244    1 3/5' Tirce harmonique     61
       III  Cymbale             183        V  Plein Jeu           305
         8' Trompette            61       16' Basson               61
        16' Bombarde en Chamade  tc        8' Trompette harmonique 61
         8' Trompette en Chamade 61        8' Hautbois             61
            MIDI                           8' Voix humaine         61
                                           4' Clairon harmonique   61
            POSITIF                           Tremblant
         8' Principal            61        8' Trompette en Chamade GO
         8' Voce umana           49           MIDI
         8' Bourdon en bois      61
         8' Flûte douce          61           PÉDALE
         8' Flûte céleste        49       32' Soubasse             32
         4' Octave               61       32' Basse acoustique     --
         4' Flûte à fuseau       61       16' Contrebasse          32
     2 2/3' Nasard               61       16' Soubasse             12
         2' Doublette            61       16' Violonbasse          GO
         2' Quarte de nasard     61       16' Bourdon doux         RE
     1 3/5' Tierce               61        8' Octavebasse          32
     1 1/3' Larigot              61        8' Soubasse             12
     1 1/7' Septième             pf        8' Violon               GO
         1' Sifflet              pf        8' Cor de nuit          RE
       8/9' Neuvième             61        4' Basse de chorale     32
        IV  Cymbale             244        4' Flûte ouverte        12
         8' Clarinette           61        2' Flûte                12
            Tremblant                     IV  Mixture             128
         8' Trompette en Chamade GO       32' Grand cornet         --
        16' Tuba Magna           SO       32' Contre bombarde      32
         8' Tuba Mirabilis       SO       16' Bombarde             12
         4' Tuba Clarion         SO       16' Basson               RE
            Clochettes                     8' Trompette            32
            MIDI                           8' Basson               RE
                                           4' Clairon              12
            SOLO                           4' Chalumeau à cheminée 32
         8' Flûte harmonique     61       16' Tuba Magna           SO
         8' Gambe                61        8' Tuba Mirabilis       SO
         8' Gambe céleste        61        4' Tuba Clarion         SO
         8' Cor Anglais          61        8' Trompette en Chamade GO
            Tremblant                      4' Clairon en Chamade   GO
         8' Trompette en Chamade GO           Tremblant
        16' Tuba Magna           61           MIDI
         8' Tuba Mirabilis       12
         4' Tuba Clarion         12
            MIDI
    
           [Received online from Jeff Scofield  July 25, 2011]
  • Click Here Stoplist from The American Organist October 1999 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.