The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Ascension Episcopal Church
8787 Greenville Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75243

OHS Database ID 17866.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition March 28, 2014.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Suspended mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 21 stops. 20 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.

Notes

  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Kellner 1/5-comma well temperament. (information from church's and builder's websites, accessed Oct 2009) (Database Manager. October 24, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Russ Nyland. (Database Manager. March 28, 2014)

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Bibliography

  • Huestis, Herbert L.. "Pasi Open House," The Diapason (March, 2005: p. 10). [Photographs, stoplist.]

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from the builder's web site

  • Dallas, Texas
    Church of the Ascension, Episcopal
    
    Pasi Organ Builders, Inc.   Opus 16   2005      2 manuals, 21 stops, 20 ranks
    _____________________________________________________________________________
    
              GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
          16' Bourdon            58                8' Bourdon            58
           8' Principal          58                8' Gamba              58
           8' Suavial            58                8' Celeste            58
           8' Rohrflöte          58                4' Principal          58
           4' Octave             58                2' Gemshorn           58
           4' Spitzflöte         58               16' Bassoon            58
       2 2/3' Quint              58                8' Trumpet            58
           2' Octave             58
       1 3/5' Tierce             58                   MECHANICALS
       1 1/3' Mixture IV        232                   Swell to Great
                                                      Great to Pedal
              PEDAL ORGAN                             Swell to Pedal
          16' Subbass            GT                   Tremulant
           8' Octave             GT
          16' Bassoon            SW                   Suspended key action
           8' Trumpet            SW                   Mechanical stop action
                                                      Kellner 1/5-comma
                                                        well temperament
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-09-26]
    
    
  • Stoplist from the builder's web site Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.