The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - Mormon Tabernacle
Salt Lake City, Utah

OHS Database ID 36676.

Status and Condition

This organ is no longer whole; parts were dispersed, and some may have been re-used in a different installation.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 26, 2008.

Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Four manuals.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room.


  • Rebuild and enlargement of organ previous altered in 1926/27, using new console installed in 1937. (James Cook. September 26, 2008)

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  • Typed stoplist from Tom Wikman
    Salt Lake City, Utah
    Mormon Tabernacle
    Austin Organ, 1940 (modification of Opus 573, 1915)
    Great (17 registers) (24 ranks)
    (Stops 1-6, 4' Principal & 15th unenclosed, remainder in Orchestral box)
    32' Contra Bourdon (from Pedal)*
    16' Double Open Diapason (32 from Pedal)*
    16' Bourdon (from Pedal)
    8'  Flauto Major (ext. of Pedal Open)
    8'  Major Diapason
    8'  First Diapason*
    8'  Second Diapason*
    8'  Bell Diapason
    8'  Violoncello*
    8'  Doppel Flute*
    8'  Gedeckt (from Bourdon)
    8'  Clarabella*
    8'  Keraulaophone
    8'  Gemshorn
    4'  Octave
    4'  Principal*
    4'  Wald Flute*
    2 2/3' Twelfth
    2'  Fifteenth*
        Mixture IV
        Fourniture V
    16' Double Trumpet (ext.)
    8'  Trumpet*
    4'  Clarion (ext.)
    Swell (22 registers) (28 ranks)
    16' Bourdon*
    8'  Diapason Phonon
    8'  Horn Diapason*
    8'  English Diapason
    8'  Gross Flute*
    8'  Gedeckt
    8'  Viole d'Orchestre
    8'  Aeoline*
    8'  Aeoline Celeste*
    8'  Concert Flute
    8'  Unda Maris
    4'  Flute Harmonic*
    4'  Violina*
    2'  Flautino*
        Plein Jeu IV
        Sesquialtera IV
    16' Contra Fagotto*
    8'  Cornopean*
    8'  Trompette
    8'  Wald Horn
    8'  Oboe*
    8'  Vox Humana*
    Orchestral (16 registers) (17 ranks)
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt*
    8'  Geigen Principal*
    8'  Horn Diapason
    8'  Melodia*
    8'  Orchestral Viole
    8'  String Celeste II
    8'  Dolce*
    8'  Quintadena*
    4'  Fugara
    4'  Flute Octaviente*
    2 2/3' Nazard
    2'  Piccolo Harmonic*
    1 3/5' Tierce
    16' Double Oboe Horn (ext.)
    8'  Oboe Horn
    8'  Clarinet*
    8'  Cor Anglais
    Concert Harp (from Solo)
    Chimes (25 notes)
    Solo (11 registers) (11 ranks)
    16' Violone*
    8'  Flauto Major
    8'  Stentorphone*
    8'  Stentorgamba
    8'  Gross Gamba*
    8'  Gamba Celeste*
    4'  Orchestral Flute*
    4'  Gambette
    16' Tuba Profunda (ext.)
    8'  Tuba Magna
    8'  Tuba Harmonic*
    8'  French Horn
    4'  Tuba Clarion (ext.)
    Concert Harp (61 notes)
    Chimes (from Orchestral)
    Celestial (9 registers) (9 ranks)
    8'  Cor de Nuit
    8'  Viole d'Orchestre
    8'  Viole Celeste
    8'  Flauto Dolce
    8'  Flute Celeste
    8'  Gedeckt*
    4'  Fern Flute
    8'  Horn
    8'  Vox Humana
    Celestial Harp (61 notes)
    String (Floating) (1 register) (7 ranks)
    "A special separate STRING ORGAN of Seven Ranks of pipes of 8 feet pitch, composed
    of various scales and voicing, and tuned as a large magnificent Celeste."
    2 unison ranks
    3 sharp ranks
    2 flat ranks
    Pedal (11 registers) (14 ranks)
    64' Gravissimo (resultant, from 32' Diapason and 32' Bourdon)
    32' Double Diapason*
    32' Contra Bourdon*
    16' Major Diapason
    16' First Diapason (ext. of 32' Diapason)*
    16' Second Diapason*
    16' Violone (from Solo)
    16' Bourdon*
    16' Gedeckt
    16' Dulciana*
    16' Lieblich Gedeckt (from Swell)
    16' Sub Bass (from Celestial)
    10 2/3' Quint (from Bourdon)
    8'  Gross Flute (from Open Diapason)
    8'  Flauto Dolce (from Bourdon)
    8'  Gedeckt (ext.)
    8'  II Lieblich Dolce (from Dolce 8' and Lieblich Ged. 16' from Orchestral)
    8'  Violoncello Celeste (2 ranks, from Solo)
    8'  Octave Flute (from Open Diapason)
    4'  Octave
    2'  Super Octave
        Mixture IV
    32' Contra Bombarde (from Solo Tuba Magna)
    16' Bombarde (from Solo Tuba Magna)
    16' Fagotto (from Swell)
    8'  Tuba Profunda (from Solo)
    8'  Tuba Harmonic (from Solo)
    4'  Tuba Clarion (from Solo)
    [Posted to PIPORG-L September 25, 2008 by Tom Wikman]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist from Tom Wikman Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.