Specific room acoustics and audio/video systems recommendations in tandem with seismic modifications to this historic building, which was originally built in 1875. The project includes new and renovated program space below the Tabernacle, and the incorporation of a new motorized platform / lift system. The magnificent 5-manual, 11,623-pipe, 206-rank Tabernacle organ accompanies the 325-member Tabernacle Choir in the space.
Project Details
Audiovisual Systems Design
Mechanical Noise Control
Room Acoustics Design
Sound Isolation
FFKR Architects, Architect, Salt Lake City, UT
Auerbach Pollock Friedlander, Theatre Consultants, San Francisco, CA
97,000 gsf
7,000-seat tabernacle; choral rehearsal room; audio mixing room
Salt Lake City
AIA Utah, Honor Award 2007 AIA Utah, Peoples Choice 2007 Intermountain Contractor, Best Renovation/Restoration Project 2007; Best Structural Engineering Project 2007 Excellence in Concrete Award 2008 AGC Building Project of the Year 25+ million 2008