The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
408 Park Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75201-5697

Sudie George Chapel

OHS Database ID 3149.

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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 February 26, 2012.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 14 stops. 15 ranks. 754 pipes.

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

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Flat straight pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.

Notes

  • Updated through online information from T. Bradford Willis, DDS. (Database Manager. January 3, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from T. Bradford Willis, DDS. -- The W. Neill Stewart, Jr. Memorial Organ was dedicated on October 25, 1988. (Database Manager. January 5, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Console is built into the side of the case. (Database Manager. February 26, 2012)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Chapel Exterior. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-08-04
Console. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-08-04
Organ Case. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-08-04
Builder's Namer. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-08-04
Dedication Plaque. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-08-04
Pedalboard, Foot Levers, and Expression Pedal. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-08-04
Chapel Interior and Chancel. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-08-04

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Stoplist

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  • Specification from builder's web site

  • Dallas, Texas
    First Presbyterian Church - Sudie George Chapel
    
    Jaeckel Organs   Opus 13   1988      2 manuals, 14 stops, 15 ranks
    __________________________________________________________________
    
            GRAND-ORGUE (I)                 RÉCIT EXPRESSIF (II)
        16' Bourdon            56        8' Viole de gambe     56
         8' Montre             56        8' Voix céleste (tc)  44
         8' Salicional         56        8' Cor de nuit        56
         8' Flûte harmonique   56        4' Flûte octaviante   56
         4' Prestant           56        2' Doublette          -- c
                                         2' Plein-jeu II-IV   178
            PÉDALE                       8' Trompette          56
        16' Soubasse           10 a
         8' Montre             18 b
     
         a  20 pipes from G.O. Bourdon; 10 more of wood
         b  12 pipes from G.O. Montre; 18 of 50% tin
         c  from Plein-jeu as first part of double-draw
    
    
            Tirasse Grand-Orgue
            Tirasse Récit
            Récit sur Grand-Orgue
            Appel Récit
            Trémolo
            Expression Récit
            Appel Bourdon (reversible)
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-12-15]
    
    
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