The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida

Opperman Hall

OHS Database ID 64615.


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 6, 2019.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 81 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.

Notes

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  • Typed Stoplist by Stephen Hall. Source: Stoplist copied from the builder's website.
    Tallahassee, Florida
    Opperman Music Hall, Florida State University
    
    Paul Fritts & Co. Opus 49	2019	III/81
    
    
    Great			Swell			Positive		Pedal
    16	Principal	  8	Principal	 8 	Principal	16 	Principal*
     8 	Octave		  8	Gedackt		 8 	Gedackt		16 	Subbaß
     8 	Salicional	  8	Violdigamba	 8 	Quintadena	 8 	Octave
     8 	Rohrflöte	  8	Voix celeste	 4	Octave		 8 	Boudon*
     8	Traversflöte	  8	Octave		 4	Rohrflöte	 4	Octave
     4	Octave		  4	Rohrflöte	 2 2/3	Nasat		 2	Nachthorn
     4	Spitzflöte	  2 2/3	Nasat		 2	Octave			Mixture VI-VIII	 
     3	Quinte		  2	Gemshorn	 2	Blockflöte	16	Posaune
     2	Octave		  1 3/5	Terz		 	Sesquialtera II	 8	Trompet
    	Mixture IV-VI		Mixture IV-VI		Mixture V-VII	 4	Trompet
    	Cornet V	 16	Fagott		16	Dulcian		 2	Cornet
    16	Trompet		  8	Trompet		 8	Trompet
     8	Trompet		  8	Hautbois	 8	Trichterregal
    			  8	Vox Humana
    
    
    * Some pipes transmitted from other stops
    
    
    Couplers:
    Swell to Great
    Positive to Great
    Swell to Positive
    
    Great to Pedal
    Swell to Pedal
    Positive to Pedal
    
    
    Compass:
    Manual: 58 notes
    Pedal: 30 notes
    
    
    Other:
    Polished tin front pipes
    Solid wood casework with carved pipe shades
    Suspended, direct mechanical key action
    Mechanical stop action with electric pre-set system
    Variable Tremulant
    Wind Stabilizer
    
    
    
    
  • Click Here Typed Stoplist by Stephen Hall. Source: Stoplist copied from the builder's website. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.