The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Memorial Hall
Pueblo, Colorado 81001

Auditorium

OHS Database ID 7329.

Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 90.


Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The organ is playable, but not in usable condition.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2014-02-12.


Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 77 stops. 56 registers. 56 ranks. 3932 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Stop keys above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1998 (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Restored 1985. New Austin console in 1922 after a flood. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Original console replaced due to flood damage on June 3, 1921. (Database Manager. 2012-11-28)
  • Updated through online information from craig jorgensen. -- On Sunday, February 9, 2014, theater manager Brian Hoffman told me that the theater itself has been renovated and, during that process about $40,000 worth of work has been done on the organ but that another $50k or so is needed to bring the organ to a playable state. (Database Manager. 2014-02-12)

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Photographs

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Auditorium Interior, Stage, and Console. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1997-05-04

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from The Tracker

  •     Pueblo, Colorado
        Pueblo City Hall and Municipal Auditorium
    
        Austin   Op. 860   1920   4/56
        _____________________________________________________
    
        GREAT (encl except *)             SOLO
    16' Bourdon           61 *        16' Violone          73
    16' Violone Dolce     61 *         8' Major Flute      73
     8' First Diapason    61 *         8' Grand Diapason   73
     8' Second Diapason   61 *         8' Gamba            73
     8' Third Diapason    61 *         8' Gamba Celeste    61
     8' Double Flute      61           4' Flute Overte     73
     8' Violoncello       61          16' Tuba Profunda    61
     8' Claribel Flute    61           8' Tuba Magna       73  15"
     8' Gemshorn          61           8' Harmonic Tuba    12
     4' Octave            61           8' French Horn      73
     4' Open Flute        61           8' Orchestral Oboe  73
     2' Super Octave      61           4' Harmonic Clarion 12
    16' Double Trumpet    61              Tremulant
     8' Trumpet           12              Sub
     4' Clarion           12              Unison
        Sub                               Super
        Unison                            Solo ON Echo OFF
        Super                             Solo OFF Echo ON
        Chimes               *            Solo and Echo ON
    
        SWELL                             ECHO
    16' Quintaton         73           8' Cor de Nuit      73
     8' Diapason Phonon   73           8' Stopped Flute    73
     8' Horn Diapason     73           8' Viole d'Amour    73
     8' Stopped Flute     73           8' Vox Angelica     61
     8' Salicional        73           4' Echo Flute       73
     8' Viole             73           8' Cor Anglais      73
     8' String Celeste    61              Tremolo
     8' Flauto Dolce      73
     4' Principal         73              PEDAL
     4' Harmonic Flute    73          64' Gravissima       --
     2' Flautino          61          32' Double Diapason  12
    16' Contra Fagotto    73          16' Open Diapason    12 SO Major Flute
     8' Cornopean         73          16' 1st Violone      SO
     8' Oboe              73          16' 2nd Violone      GT
     8' Vox Humana        73          16' 1st Bourdon      GT
        Tremolo                       16' 2nd Bourdon      SW
        Sub                           16' Contra Viole     OR
        Unison                        16' Echo Bourdon     12 EC
        Super                     10 2/3' Quint            GT
                                       8' Major Flute      SO
        ORCHESTRAL                     8' Violoncello      SO
    16' Contra Viole      73           8' Flauto Dolce     GR
     8' English Diapason  73           4' Octave Flute     SO
     8' Concert Flute     73          32' Contra Bombarde  12
     8' Flute Celeste     61          16' Bombarde         12 SO Tuba Magna
     8' Viole d'Orchestra 73          16' Tuba Profunda    SO
     8' Viole Celeste     73          16' Fagotto          SW
     8' Vox Seraphique    61           8' Harmonic Tuba    SO
     8' Dulciana          73
     8' Quintadena        73              ORCHESTRAL PERCUSSION
     4' Stopped Flute     73              Xylophone        37
     2' Piccolo           61              Glockenspiel     37
     8' Clarinet          73              Snare Drum
        Tremolo                           Triangle
        Sub                               Heavy Bass Bell Chime ("Big Ben")
        Unison Off                        Cymbal
        Super
        Celestial Harp                    PEDAL PERCUSSION
                                          Bass Drum
                                          Triangle
                                          Thunder Effect
    
       [Received online from Jeff Scofield November 26, 2012] 
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