The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Highland Park United Methodist Church
3300 Mockingbird Lane
Dallas, Texas 75205

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 13063.

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Status and Condition

The organ is no longer at this location, and is presumed destroyed, dispersed or relocated.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 8, 2010.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals. 7 divisions. 95 stops. 78 registers. 113 ranks. 6323 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

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

Notes

  • Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 31, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm. (James Cook. January 8, 2005)
  • Replaced Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1231 (1951). (James Cook. June 3, 2008)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Replaced in 2009 by 4/95 Dobson Op. 87. (Database Manager. February 8, 2010)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior and organ. Photograph by John R. Brown 2005-01-12
Chancel and exposed pipes. Photograph by John R. Brown 2005-01-12
Antiphonal case. Photograph by John R. Brown 2005-01-12
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1989-04-07

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from dedication program and visit April 7, 1989

  •        Dallas, Texas
           Highland Park United Methodist Church
    
           Austin   Op. 2558   1974   4/113
    
           GREAT                            SWELL
       16' Montre 61                    16' Bourdon doux 61
        8' Principal 61                  8' Principal 61
        8' Bourdon 61                    8' Flûte à cheminée 61
        8' Flute harmonique 61           8' Viole de gambe 61
        4' Octave 61                     8' Voix céleste 61
        4' Nachthorn 61                  8' Flûte douce 61
    2 2/3' Quinte 61                     8' Flûte céleste 61
        2' Super Octave 61               4' Prestant 61
        2' Flûte à bec 61                4' Flûte octaviante 61
        V  Cornet 245 tc                 4' Octave Viole 12
        V  Fourniture 305                4' Octave Voix céleste 12
       IV  Cymbale 183                   4' Octave Flûte douce 12
       16' Posaune 61                    4' Octave Flûte céleste 12
        8' Trompete 61                   2' Octavin 61
        4' Klarine 61                   II  Sesquialtera 98 tc
           Tremulant                     V  Plein Jeu 305
           Unison Off                   16' Basson 61
           Chimes 21 bells               8' Trompette 61
                                         8' Hautbois 61
           GALLERY (*under exp)          8' Voix humaine 61
        8' Principal 61                  4' Clairon 61
        8' Gedeckt 61 *                     Tremulant
        8' Erzähler 61 *                    Unison Off
        8' Erzähler Celeste 49 tc *
        4' Octave 12                        POSITIV
        4' Rohrflöte 61 *               16' Quintaten 61
        2' Super Octave 12               8' Montre 61
      III  Mixture 183                   8' Gedeckt 61
        8' Petite Trompette 61 *         4' Prestant 61
           Tremulant                     4' Koppelflöte 61
           Unison Off                2 2/3' Nazard 61
           Super                         2' Doublette 61
                                         2' Quarte de Nazard 61
           PEDAL                     1 3/5' Tierce 61
       32' Contra Bourdon 32         1 1/3' Larigot 61
       16' Principal 32                  1' Zimbelflöte 61
       16' Bourdon 12                   IV  Fourniture 244
       16' Violone 32                  III  Cymbale 183
       16' Quintaten PO                 16' Dulzian 61
       16' Bourdon doux SW               8' Trompette 61
        8' Octave 32                     8' Cromorne 61
        8' Spitzflöte 32                    Tremulant
        8' Gedeckt 32                       Sub
        4' Choral Bass 32                   Unison Off
        4' Nachthorn 32                     Zimbelstern 3 bells
        2' Nachthorn 12
        V  Fourniture 160                   CHOIR
      III  Cymbale 96                    8' Spitzflöte 61
       32' Contra Fagotto 12             8' Viola Pomposa 61
       16' Bombarde 32                   8' Viole Celeste 61
       16' Fagotto 32                    8' Aeoline 54 GG
        8' Trompette 12                  4' Fugara 61
        4' Chalumeau 32                  2' Gemshorn 61
           Tremulant                   III  Mixture 183
                                         8' Cor Anglais 61
           GALLERY PEDAL                    Tremulant
       16' Bourdon 12                       Unison Off
        8' Principal GA                     Super
        8' Gedeckt GA                    8' Trompette-en-Chamade 74
        4' Choralbass GA
        4' Rohrflöte GA
    
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield February 07, 2010.]
  • Stoplist from dedication program and visit April 7, 1989 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.