The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church
6306 Kenwood Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75214

OHS Database ID 42492.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 31, 2015.


Technical Details

Slider chests with direct-electric pallets (internal).

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 39 registers. 52 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Director of Music. -- Additions to existing organ (Database Manager. September 1, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from T. Bradford Willis. (Database Manager. May 31, 2015)

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Photographs

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Balcony and Organ Case. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-05-17
Organ Case. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-05-17
Console. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-05-17
Console. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-05-17

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from church website, accessed Feb 25, 2012

  • Dallas, Texas
    St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church 
    
    
    Schudi Organ Company Opus 6 — 1978
    
    
    GRAND ORGUE (manual II)
     16	Bourdon 		
      8	Montre
      8	Flûte Harmonique
      8	Flûte a cheminee
      4	Prestant
      4	Flûte a fuseau
      2	Doublette
      2-2/3 Sesquialtera II
      1 1/3	Fourniture VI
      8	Trompette
      4	Clairon
      8	Grand Cornet V 		(from manual III)
      8	Trompette en Chamade 	(from manual III)
    
    
    POSITIF-EXPRESSIF (manual I)
      8	Bourdon
      8	Viole de Gambe
      8	Voix Céleste
      4	Prestant
      4	Flûte a cheminee
      2 2/3	Nazard
      2	Quarte de Nazard
      1 3/5	Tierce
      1 1/3	Larigot
      1	Cymbale V
      8	Cromorne
      8	Hautbois
      8	Voix Humaine
    
    RECIT (manual III)
      8	Trompette en Chamade
      8	Grand Cornet V
    
    
    PEDALE
     32	Bourdon 
     16	Montre
     16	Soubasse
      8	Flûte
      4	Prestant
      2	Fourniture V
     32	Contre Bombarde
     16	Bombarde
      8	Trompette
      4	Clairon
      8	Trompette en Chamade 	(from manual III)
     
    
     
    Accouplement Postif/Grand Orgue
    
    Tirasse Grand Orgue
    
    Tirasse Positif
    
    Appel Anches Pedale
    
    Appel Anches Grand Orgue
    
    Tutti Plein Jeu
    
    Tutti General
    
    
     [Received from Stephen Hall 2012-02-26.]
  • Stoplist from church website, accessed Feb 25, 2012 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.