The OHS Pipe Organ Database

The Overture Center
203 State St.
Madison, Wisconsin 53703_

Oscar Mayer Theater / Capitol Theatre

OHS Database ID 5964.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 120.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
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 2006-09-05.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 103 stops. 14 ranks.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Horseshoe style console. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Flat radiating pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1990 (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Originally Capitol Theater. Grand Barton Theater Organ. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Updated through on-line information from Eric Frailing. -- Instrument designed and built specifically for the Oscar Mayer/Capitol Theatre by Barton Organ Co., of Oshkosh, Wisconsin. (Database Manager. 2006-09-05)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Stoplist

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