The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Grace & St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
631 N. Tejon Street
Colorado Springs, Colorado

OHS Database ID 9041.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 213, 1998-06-25.


Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 October 13, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 49 stops. 88 registers. 56 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1998 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Altered by Kimball c. 1936. Renovated by Morel & Assoc. in the early 1970s. Console rebuilt by John Chrastina 1974. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Bryan Dunnewald. -- New console. Good acoustic. Needs to be re-leathered, and updated. (Database Manager. November 10, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Vic Marsilio. (Database Manager. October 13, 2010)

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Photographs

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Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facade. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 1997-05-04

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: from 2013 AAM Denver Conference Book
    Colorado Springs, Colorado
    Grace and St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
    
    Welte-Mignon Corporation   Opus 261   1928                 4 manuals, 49 stops, 56 ranks
    ________________________________________________________________________________________
    
             GREAT ORGAN (enclosed)                      SWELL ORGAN
         16' Double Diapason             85          16' Lieblich Gedeckt            97
         16' Bourdon                     85          16' Solo String (So ConViol)    --
          8' First Open Diapason         73           8' Horn Diapason               73
          8' Second Open Diapason        73           8' Clarabella                  73
          8' Third Open Diap. (fr. 16')  --           8' Stopped Flute (fr. 16')     --
          8' Harmonic Flute              73           8' Solo String (So Cello)      --
          8' Bourdon (fr. 16')           --           8' Salicional                  73
          8' Gemshorn                    73           8' Voix Celeste                73
          4' Principal (fr. 16')         --           8' Aeoline                     73
          4' Octave                      73           4' Geigen Principal            73
          4' Harmonic Flute              61           4' Flute d'Amour (fr. 16')     --
          4' Flute Dolce (fr. Bdn)       --       2 2/3' Twelfth                     61
      2 2/3' Twelfth                     61           2' Fifteenth                   61
          2' Fifteenth                   61           2' Piccolo (fr. 16')           --
             Fourniture V               305       1 3/5' Seventeenth                 61
         16' Double Trumpet              85              Mixture IV                 244
          8' Trumpet (fr. 16')           --          16' Contra Fagotto              85
          8' Tromba                      73           8' Trumpet Harmonic            73
          4' Clarion (fr. 16')           --           8' Cornopean (fr. ConFag)      --
             Chimes (Ch)                              8' Oboe                        73
             Harp (Ch)                                8' Vox Humana                  61
                                                      4' Clarion (fr. ConFag)        --
             CHOIR ORGAN (enclosed)                      Tremolo
         16' Contra Dulciana             97              Vox Humana Tremolo
          8' English Diapason            73
          8' Concert Flute               73              PEDAL ORGAN
          8' Rohr Flute                  85          32' Sub Bourdon                 56
          8' Viola (fr. 16')             --          16' Open Diapason (fr. 32')     --
          8' Dulciana                    73          16' Open Diapason (Gt Dbl Diap) --
          8' Unda Maris                  73          16' Bourdon                     56
          4' Suabe Flute                 73          16' Lieblich Gedeckt (Sw)       --
          4' Lieblich Flute (fr. RrFl)   --          16' Contra Viol (So)            --
          4' Octave Viola (fr 16')       --          16' Contra Dulciana (Ch)        --
      2 2/3' Nazard (fr. RrFl)           --      10 2/3' Quint (fr. 16' Bdn)         --
          2' Flageolet (fr. RrFl)        --           8' Open Diapason (Gt Dbl Diap) --
          2' Violette (fr. 16')          --           8' Octave (fr. 32')            --
          8' Trompette                   73           8' Flute (fr. 16' Bdn)         --
          8' Clarinet                    73           8' Gedeckt (Gt Bdn)            --
             Tremolo                                  8' Cello (So)                  --
             Chimes                                   8' Viola (Ch)                  --
             Harp                                 5 1/3' Twelfth (fr. 16' Bdn)       --
             Celesta (top octave repeats)             4' Fifteenth (Gt Dbl Diap)     --
                                                      4' Flute (fr. 16' Bdn)         --
             SOLO ORGAN (enclosed)                   16' Trombone (So Tuba Mir)      12
         16' Contra Viol                 73          16' Double Trumpet (Gt)         --
          8' Hohl Flute                  73          16' Contra Fagotto (Sw)         --
          8' Cello (fr. 16')             --           8' Trumpet (Gt Tromba)         --
          8' Viole Celeste               73           4' Clarion (Gt Tromba)         --
          4' Flute Triangulaire          73              Chimes (Ch)
          4' Octave Viol                 73
          2' Piccolo                     61
          8' Tuba Mirabilis              85
          8' Cor Anglais                 61
          8' Orchestral Oboe             73
          8' French Horn                 73
             Tremolo
             Chimes (Ch)
             Harp (Ch)
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2018-05-28
    
    
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: from 2013 AAM Denver Conference Book Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.