Tabernacle Organs

1915 - Austin

Electo-Pneumatic Action

61 note manual compass
32 note pedal compass

[Stops marked with * were from the previous organ (Kimball, 1901)]

Great
(Stops 1-6 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'  First Diapason*
8'  Second Diapason*
8'  Bell Diapason
8'  Violoncello*
8'  Doppel Flute*
8'  Gedeckt (from Bourdon)
8'  Clarabella*
4'  Principal*
4'  Wald Flute*
2'  Fifteenth*
16' Double Trumpet (ext.)
8'  Trumpet*
4'  Clarion (ext.)

Swell
16' Bourdon*
8'  Diapason Phonon
8'  Horn Diapason*
8'  Gross Flute*
8'  Viole d'Orchestre
8'  Aeoline*
8'  Aeoline Celeste*
8'  Concert Flute
8'  Unda Maris
4'  Flute Harmonic*
4'  Violina*
2'  Flautino*
    Cornet Mixture III*
16' Contra Fagotto*
8'  Cornopean*
8'  Oboe*
8'  Vox Humana*
Tremulant

Orchestral
16' Lieblich Gedeckt*
8'  Geigen Principal*
8'  Melodia*
8'  Orchestral Viole
8'  String Celeste II
8'  Dolce*
8'  Quintadena*
4'  Flute Octaviente*
2'  Piccolo Harmonic*
16' Double Oboe Horn (ext. - prep.)
8'  Oboe Horn
8'  Clarinet*
8'  Cor Anglais
Concert Harp (from Solo)
Chimes (25 notes)
Tremulant

Solo
16' Violone*
8'  Flauto Major
8'  Stentorphone*
8'  Gross Gamba*
8'  Gamba Celeste*
4'  Orchestral Flute*
16' Tuba Profunda (ext.)
8'  Tuba Harmonic*
4'  Tuba Clarion (ext.)
8'  Tuba Magna
Concert Harp (61 notes)
Chimes (from Orchestral)
Tremulant

Celestial
8'  Cor de Nuit
8'  Viole d'Orchestre
8'  Viole Celeste
8'  Viole Aetheria
8'  Dolce Celeste
8'  Gedeckt*
4'  Fern Flute
8'  Horn
8'  Vox Humana
Celestial Harp (61 notes)
Tremulant

String (Floating)
"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
64' Gravissimo (resultant, from 32' Diapason and 32' Bourdon)
32' Double Diapason*
32' Contra Bourdon*
16' First Diapason (ext. of 32' Diapason)*
16' Second Diapason*
16' Violone (from Solo)
16' Bourdon*
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'  Violoncello Celeste (2 ranks, from Solo)
8'  Octave Flute (from Open Diapason)
32' Contra Bombarde (from Solo Tuba Magna)
16' Bombarde (from Solo Tuba Magna)
8'  Tuba Profunda (from Solo)
8'  Tuba Harmonic (from Solo)
4'  Tuba Clarion (from Solo)
16' Fagotto (from Swell)

Couplers:
Solo to Pedal 8', 4'
Swell to Pedal 8', 4'
Great to Pedal 8', 4'
Orchestral to Pedal
Great to Pedal reversible
Swell to Pedal reversible
Solo to Great reversible

Accessories:
Crescendo Pedal, adjustable, not moving registers
Balanced Swell Pedal
Balanced Great and orchestral Pedal
Balanced Solo and Celestial Pedal
Sforzando Pedal
"The Mechanism of the Swell Pedals so arranged that they may be worked as a MASTER PEDAL, operating all the swell boxes at one time."

Combinations:
10 adjustable General pistons over upper manual
6 adjustable foot pistons for Pedal



1926 additions/changes:

Great
Additions:
8'  Major Diapason
    Mixture v
8'  Keraulaophone
8'  Gemshorn
Changes:
Principal 4' and Fifteenth 2' moved to unenclosed section

Swell
Additions:
8'  English Diapason
8'  Wald Horn
8'  Gedeckt
    Plein Jeu IV (replaced cornet)

Orchestral
Additions:
8'  Horn Diapason
8'  Melphone
16' Double Oboe Horn (12 pipes to complete prepared-for extension)

Solo
Additions:
8'  Stentorgamba
4'  Gambette
8'  French Horn

Echo
(i.e. Celestial)
Additions/Changes:
8'  Flauto Dolce replaced Viole Aetheria
8'  Flute Celeste replaced Dolce Celeste

Pedal
Additions:
16' Major Diapason
16' Gedeckt
8'  Gedeckt (ext.)
8'  II Lieblich Dolce (borrowed from Dolce 8' and Lieblich Ged. 16' from Orchestral)
Chimes



1937:  New Console 

Couplers:
Great to Great 16', 4'
Swell go Great 16', 8', 4'
Solo to Great 16', 8', 4'
Orchestral to Great 16', 8', 4'
Orchestral to Orchestral 16', 4'
Swell to Orchestral 16', 8', 4'
Solo to Great reversible
Solo to Solo 16', 4'
Great to Solo 16', 8', 4'
Swell to Solo 8', 4'
Solo to Pedal 8', 4'
Swell to Pedal 8', 4'
Swell to Pedal reversible
Great to Pedal 8', 4'
Great to Pedal reversible
Orchestral to Pedal reersible
Pedal to Pedal

Combinations:
8 to Great and Pedal
4 to Celestial/Great
4 to Celestial/Solo
8 to Swell and Pedal
8 to Solo and Pedal
5 to Pedal (toe pistons)
14 General (5 duplicated in toe pistons)
"ON/OFF" for switching Solo and Celestial
General Cancel


1940 Additions/Changes:


Great
Additions:
4'  Octave
2 2/3' Twelfth
    Fourniture V
Changes:
    1 rank removed from Mixture V to make Mixture IV

Swell
Additions:
    Sesquialtera IV
8'  Trompette

Orchestral (Choir)
Additions:
4'  Fugara
2 2/3' Nazard
1 3/5' Tierce
Changes:
Melophone removed

Pedal
Additions:
4'  Octave
2'  Super Octave
    Mixture IV

(In 1948 the Austin organ was moved to the auditorium of the Joseph Smith Building at Brigham Young 
University in Provo, Utah.  The Celestial, String, and enclosed Great divisions were removed, and a 
few stops were retained for use in the Aeolian-Skinner in the Tabernacle.  The instrument was sold 
for parts when the building was demolished ca. 1990.)

[Received via e-mail from Paul Slaughter September 24, 2008]
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