The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Baptist Church
1707 San Jacinto Street
Dallas, Texas 75201

Embree Hall

OHS Database ID 35020.

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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) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 13 stops. 26 registers. 15 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

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. 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 Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. February 23, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from John Gill. -- The building which housed this organ was torn down several years ago and replaced with a new structure. Not sure of the fate of this instrument. (Database Manager. April 2, 2010)

Online Documents

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the original contract

  • Dallas, Texas
    First Baptist Church, Embree Hall
    
    Möller   Op. 8228   1951   3/15
    
       GREAT                        SWELL
    8' Diapason 73               8' Rohrflöte 73
    8' Concert Flute CH          8' Viole de Gambe 73
    8' Dulciana CH               8' Viole Celeste tc 61
    4' Octave 73                 4' Octave 73
    4' Concert Flute CH          4' Flute Triangulaire 73
    2' Super Octave 61         III  Mixture 183
       Tremulant                 8' Trompette 73
       Sub                       4' Trompette 12
       Unison Off                   Tremulant
       Super                        Sub
       Chimes 21 (Deagan D)         Unison Off
                                    Super
       CHOIR
    8' Viola (pf)                   PEDAL
    8' Concert Flute 73         32' Resultant --
    8' Dulciana 73              16' Diapason 12 GT (reg dbl open)
    8' Unda Maris (pf)          16' Bourdon 32
    4' Flute 12                 16' Rohrflöte 12 SW
    8' Clarinet (pf)             8' Diapason GT
       Tremulant                 8' Bourdon 12
       Sub                       8' Rohrflöte SW
       Unison Off                4' Rohrflöte SW
       Super                     8' Trompette SW
    
     [Received on line from Jeff Scofield February 23, 2009.]
    
     [Received on line from Jeff Scofield February 23, 2009.]
  • Stoplist copied from the original contract Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.