St. Paul, Minnesota

Civic Auditorium


Chandler Goldthwaite at Skinner Organ, Op. 308 (1920) in Civic Auditorium (St. Paul, MN)
 
Civic Auditorium (St. Paul, MN)
 
Civic Auditorium (St. Paul, MN)
 
 
 
 
 
Builder:        Skinner Organ Company
   Year:        1920
   Opus:        308
   
No. manuals:    4
No. stops:      103
No. ranks:      83
No. pipes:      5,492

Specification

             GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
         16' Diapason            61              16' Bourdon             73
         16' Bourdon             17 PED          16' Dulciana            73
          8' First Diapason      61               8' First Diapason      73
          8' Second Diapason     61               8' Second Diapason     73
          8' Stentorphone        SO               8' Clarabella          73
          8' Claribel Flute      61               8' Gedeckt             73
          8' Melodia             61               8' Salicional          73
          8' Gamba               61               8' Vox Celestes        73
          8' Erzähler            61               8' Gamba               73
          8' String Organ VI     SO               8' Spitz Flute         73
          4' Octave              61               8' Flute Celeste (TC)  61
          4' Flute               61               8' String Organ VI     SO
      2 2/3' Twelfth             61               4' Octave              73
          2' Fifteenth           61               4' Flute               73
        III  Mixture            183               4' Unda Maris II      122
         16' Ophicleide          61               2' Flautino            61
          8' Tuba                61             III  Mixture            183
          4' Clarion             61              16' Trumpet             73
             Concert Grand Piano                  8' French Trumpet      73
             Cathedral Chimes    25 tubes         8' Cornopean           73
             Xylophone                            8' Flügel Horn         73
                                                  8' Vox Humana          73
             CHOIR ORGAN                          4' Clarion             61
         16' Gamba               73                  Tremolo
          8' First Diapason      73
          8' Second Diapason     73                  STRING ORGAN (floating,
          8' Concert Flute       73               playable thru String organ knobs)
          8' Wood Celeste (TC)   61               8' Gamba              (73)
          8' Dulcet II          146               8' Gamba Celeste      (73)
          8' Gemshorn            73               8' Viole d'Orchestre  (73)
          8' String Organ VI     SO               8' Viole Celeste      (73)
          4' Fugara              61               8' Dulcet             (73)
          4' Flute               61               8' Dulcet Celeste     (73)
      2 2/3' Nazard              61
          2' Piccolo             61                  PEDAL ORGAN
         16' Fagotto             73              64' Gravissima (resultant)
          8' Clarinet            73              32' Diapason            32
          8' Flügel Horn         73              32' Violone             32
             Tremolo                             16' First Diapason      12
          8' Celesta Sub (TC)    --              16' Second Diapason     GT
          4' Celesta             61 bars         16' Violone             12
                                                 16' Bourdon             32
             SOLO ORGAN                          16' Gamba               CH
          8' Stentorphone        73 *            16' Echo Lieblich       SW
          8' Harmonic Flute      73              16' Dulciana            SW
          8' Grossgedeckt        73               8' Octave              12
          8' Gamba               73               8' Gedeckt             12
          8' Gamba Celeste       73               8' Cello               12
          8' String Organ VI    438               8' Still Gedeckt       SW
          4' Octave              61               4' Super Octave        12
          4' Hohlpfeife          61               4' Flute               12
         16' Heckelphone         73              32' Bombarde            32
          8' Tuba Mirabilis      73 *            16' Trombone            12
          8' Tuba                73              16' Heckelphone         SO
          8' French Horn         73              16' Posaune             SW
          8' English Horn        73              16' Fagotto             CH
          8' Orchestral Oboe     73               8' Tromba              12
          8' Corno di Bassetto   73               8' Trumpet             SW
          8' Musette             73               4' Clarion             12
          4' Clarion             61              16' Piano
             Tremolo                              8' Piano
                       * unenclosed


Source: Allen Kinzey

Photo 1 Source: Stop, Open & Reed, Via Stefan Weist

Photo 2 Source: OHS Archives, via Jonathan Bowen

Organ Historical Society Database: http://database.organsociety.org/SingleOrganDetails.php?OrganID=22576