The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Baptist Church
1707 San Jacinto Street
Dallas, Texas 75201

Chapel

OHS Database ID 35019.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
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 April 2, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 8 stops. 17 registers. 8 ranks. 591 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. May 28, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from John Gill. -- The building containing this instrument was torn down several years ago and replaced with a new structure. Unsure of the status of this instrument. (Database Manager. April 2, 2010)

Online Documents

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives

  •    Dallas, Texas
       First Baptist Church, Chapel
    
       Möller   Op. 8229   1951   2/8
       ____________________________________________________________________
    
       GREAT (enclosed)            SWELL                     PEDAL
    
    8' Diapason       73        8' Rohrgedeckt    61     16' Bourdon     32
    8' Harmonic Flute 73        8' Viole de Gambe 73     16' Rohrgedeckt 12          
    8' Dulciana       73        8' Viole Celeste  61      8' Bourdon     12
    4' Harmonic Flute 12        4' Rohrgedeckt    12      8' Rohrgedeckt SW
       Tremulant                4' Viole de Gambe 12      4' Rohrgedeckt SW
       Sub                  2 2/3' Rohrgedeckt     7
       Unison Off               2' Rohrgedeckt     5
       Super                    8' Trompette      73
       Chimes         21           Tremulant
                                   Sub
                                   Unison Off
                                   Super
    
                  [Received from Jeff Scofield July 28, 2016]
  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.