The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Pittsburg State University
Pittsburg, Kansas

OHS Database ID 21002.

Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 20, 2012.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 29 stops. 28 ranks. 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.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs.


  • Identified from the Reuter Opus List, provided by Chris Leaver, Reuter Organ Co., November, 2005. (Database Manager. November 24, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. August 20, 2012)

Online Documents

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Console, organ and exposed pipes. Reuter Organ Co. archives, courtesy of Max Mayse (1956)

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  • Stoplist copied from The Diapason December 1956
           Pittsburg, Kansas
           Pittsburg State Teachers College
           Reuter   Op. 1186   1956   3/28
           GREAT                     SWELL
       16' Quintaten              8' Rohrflöte
        8' Principal              8' Viola
        8' Hohlflöte              8' Viola Celeste
        4' Octave                 4' Principal
        4' Spillflöte             4' Spitzflöte
      III  Fourniture             2' Blockflöte
           Tremolo              III  Zimbel
           Sub                    8' Trompette
           Unison Off             4' Hautbois
           Super                     Tremolo
           PEDAL                     Unison Off
       16' Bourdon                   Super
       16' Quintaten    GT
        8' Octave                    POSITIV
        8' Bourdon      12        8' Gedeckt
        8' Quintaten    GT        4' Nachthorn
    5 1/3' Twelfth       w    2 2/3' Nasard
        4' Super Octave 12        2' Zauberflöte
        4' Bourdon      12    1 3/5' Tierce
       II  Rauschquinte              Tremolo
                                     Unison Off
      [Received from Jeff Scofield August 18, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from The Diapason December 1956 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.