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First Baptist Church
403 S. Cincinnati Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74103

OHS Database ID 35766.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
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 August 13, 2008.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 56 stops. 54 ranks. 3256 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers at the center front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

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. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    Replaced #631; installed in 1965; extant; Antiphonal built from parts of existing organ. (Database Manager. July 3, 2008)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- The 6-rank Antiphonal (4th manual) made up of rebuilt pipework from the previous instrument. (Database Manager. August 13, 2008)

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Church exterior. Photo by Jeff Scofield 1985-11-20
Church interior, chancel. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-14
Console from right. Photo by Jeff Scofield 1985-11-20
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-14
Church interior, chancel. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-14
Church interior and Antiphonal. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-14
Chancel and console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-14

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Stoplist

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  • Courtesy of the Aeolian-Skinner Archives

  • Tulsa, Oklahoma
    First Baptist Church
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   1962   Opus 1441   4 manuals, 56 stops, 54 ranks
    __________________________________________________________________________________
    
               GREAT ORGAN                             SWELL ORGAN
           16' Gemshorn              61            16' Rohrgedeckt           68
            8' Principal             61             8' Viola Pomposa         68
            8' Holzgedeckt           61             8' Viola Celeste         68
            8' Gemshorn              12             8' Rohrflöte             12
            4' Octave                61             8' Flute Celeste II     124
            4' Rohrflöte             61             4' Principal             68
            2' Fifteenth             61         2 2/3' Nasard                61
        IV-VI  Fourniture           294             2' Blockflöte            61
           IV  Scharf               244         1 3/5' Tierce                61
               Chimes                              IV  Plein Jeu            244
            8' Trompette Harmonique  pf            16' Hautbois              68
            4' Clairon Harmonique    pf             8' Trompette             68
                                                    8' Hautbois              12
               CHOIR ORGAN                          8' Vox Humana            pf
            8' Geigen Principal      68             4' Clairon               68
            8' Cor de Nuit           68                Tremulant
            8' Erzähler              68
            8' Erzähler Celeste (TC) 56                PEDAL ORGAN
            4' Fugara                68            32' Untersatz             --
            4' Koppelflöte           68            16' Contra Bass           32
            2' Octavin               61            16' Bourdon               32
        1 1/3' Nasat                 61            16' Gemshorn              GT
            1' Sifflöte              61            16' Rohrgedeckt           SW
          III  Cymbal                pf             8' Octave                32
            8' Cromorne              68             8' Gemshorn              GT
            4' Rohr Schalmei         pf             8' Rohrflöte             SW
               Tremulant                            4' Choralbass            32
               Zimbelstern                          4' Rohrflöte             SW
                                                  III  Mixture               pf
               ANTIPHONAL ORGAN                    32' Contre Bombarde       pf
            8' Concert Flute         73            16' Bombarde              32
            8' Gamba                 73            16' Hautbois              SW
            8' Gamba Celeste         73             8' Trompette             12
            4' Octave                73             8' Cromorne              CH
            2' Flute                 61             4' Clairon               12
            8' English Horn          73             4' Cromorne              CH
               Tremulant                           16' Antiphonal Bourdon    32
            8' Trompette Harmonique  pf GT
            4' Clairon Harmonique    pf GT
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2013-11-15]
  • Courtesy of the Aeolian-Skinner Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.