The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Wilshire Baptist Church
4316 Abrams Rd
Dallas, Texas 75214

OHS Database ID 40895.

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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 November 27, 2011.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals. 7 divisions. 60 stops. 90 registers. 79 ranks. 4587 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ is in regular use for services (per church website, accessed 5-07-2009). Technical information from builder's website accessed 5-07-2009. (Database Manager. May 10, 2009)

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from Schantz factory specifications

  • Dallas, Texas
    WILSHIRE BAPTIST CHURCH
    
    Schantz Organ Company      Opus 2234      79 ranks     2004
    ______________________________________________________________________
    
    GREAT:                              CHOIR:
       16' Violone 73                      16' Quintaton 61
        8' Open Diapason 61                 8' English Diapason 61
        8' Violone                          8' Erzähler II 110
        8' Bourdon 61                       8' Gedeckt 61
        8' Harmonic Flute 49                4' Principal 61
        4' Octave 61                        4' Koppelflöte 61
        4' Spire Flute 61                   2' Fife 61
    2 2/3' Twelfth 61                   1 1/3' Quinte 61
        2' Fifteenth 61                    II  Sesquialtera 122
    1 3/5' Seventeenth 61                  IV  Fourniture 244
       IV  Mixture 244                      8' Clarinet 61
      III  Scharf 183                          Tremulant
        8' Trumpet 61
           Tremulant                    SWELL:
        8' Trompette en Chamade 61         16' Stopped Bass 73
        8' Tuba Major [SOLO]                8' Geigen Diapason 61
           Chimes                           8' Salicional 61
           Zimbelstern                      8' Voix Celeste [GG]
                                            8' Chimney Flute 
    SOLO:                                   4' Principal 61
        8' Flauto Mirabilis 61              4' Nachthorn 61
        8' Violoncello 61               2 2/3' Nasard 61
        8' English Horn 61                  2' Octavin 61
        8' Orchestral Oboe 61           1 3/5' Tierce 61
           Tremulant                       IV  Plein Jeu 244
           Chimes                          16' Bombarde 73
        8' Tuba Major 61                    8' Trumpet
       16' Bombarde en Chamade [TC]         8' Oboe 61
        8' Trompette en Chamade [GT]        4' Clarion 61
                                            8' Vox Humana 61
    PEDAL:                                     Tremulant
       32' Double Open Diapason prep        8' Trompette en Chamade [GT]
       32' Untersatz prep          
       16' Open Diapason 32             ANTIPHONAL ORGAN:
       16' Violone [GT]                     8' Principal 61
       16' Bourdon 56                       8' Stopped Flute 61
       16' Stopped Bass [SW]                8' Viole 61
       16' Quintaton [CH]                   8' Viole Celeste [TC] 49
        8' Octave 32                        4' Octave 61
        8' Violone [GT]                     4' Spitzflöte 61
        8' Bourdon                          2' Gemshorn 61
        8' Stopped Bass [SW]               IV  Mixture 244
        4' Choral Bass 32                   8' Fagotto 61
        4' Open Flute                          Tremulant
       IV  Mixture 128
       32' Ophicleide prep              ANTIPHONAL PEDAL ORGAN:
       16' Trombone 56                     32' Resultant
       16' Bombarde [SW]                   16' Subbass 12
        8' Tromba                           8' Stopped Bass
        8' Trumpet [GT]                    16' Contra Fagotto 12
        4' Clarion                          8' Fagotto 
        4' Schalmei 32
        4' Oboe Clarion [SW]
        8' Trompette en Chamade [GT]
        8' Tuba Major [SOLO]
        4' Tuba Clarion [SOLO]
           Chimes
    
    [Received on line from Chad Boorsma February 03, 2010.]
  • Stoplist from Schantz factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.