The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Highland Park Presbyterian Church
3821 University Blvd.
Dallas, Texas 75205-1710

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 45580.

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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 February 7, 2010.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 8 divisions. 70 stops. 88 registers. 96 ranks. 5363 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. 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 thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified by Trailon Johnson from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. See Op. 3665 ( Antiphonal Organ) (Database Manager. November 22, 2009)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Organ to be renovated by Casavant ca. 2010 (Database Manager. February 7, 2010)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1989-04-07
Building Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1989-04-07
Chancel and Organ Case. Casavant Promotional Photograph; image courtesy of Jeff Scofield 1983-11-11
Gallery Pipe Display. Casavant Promotional Photograph; image courtesy of Jeff Scofield 1989-04-07
Dedication Plaque. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-07-05

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives

  •        Dallas, Texas
           Highland Park Presbyterian Church
    
           Casavant   Op. 3555   1983   4/96
    
           Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           __________________________________________________________
    
           GRAND ORGUE                        POSITIF EXPRESSIF
    
       16' Violon               61        16' Quintaton            61
        8' Montre               61         8' Principal            61
        8' Flûte harmonique     61         8' Principal céleste    54
        8' Bourdon              61         8' Flûte à cheminée     61
        4' Prestant             61         8' Flûte douce          61
        4' Flûte à cheminée     61         8' Flûte céleste        49
        2' Doublette            61         4' Octave               61
      III  Sesquialtera        183         4' Flûte à fuseau       61
    II-IV  Grande fourniture   203     2 2/3' Nazard               61
       VI  Fourniture          366         2' Quarte de nazard     61
       16' Bombarde (1-12 L/2)  61     1 3/5' Tierce               61
        8' Trompette            61     1 1/3' Larigot              61
        4' Clairon              61         1' Sifflet              61
           Tremblant                      IV  Cymbale             244
           Unison Off                     16' Douçaine             61
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade BO         8' Trompette            61
           Clochettes                      8' Cromorne             61
                                           8' Cor anglais          61
           RÉCIT                              Tremblant
                                              Sub
       16' Bourdon doux         61            Unison Off
        8' Principal            61            Super
        8' Cor de nuit          61            Zimbelstern
        8' Viole de gambe       61
        8' Voix céleste         61            BOMBARDE
        4' Octave               61
        4' Flûte ouverte        61         8' Flûte harmonique     GO
    2 2/3' Nazard               61        16' Bombarde             GO
        2' Flageolet            61         8' Trompette            GO
    1 3/5' Tierce               61         8' Cor anglais          PO
        V  Plein Jeu           305         4' Clairon              GO
       16' Bombarde    L/2      61         8' Trompette-en-chamade 61
        8' Trompette harmonique 61            Tremblant (Flûte)
        8' Hautbois             61            Tremblant (Cor anglais)
        8' Voix humaine         61
        4' Clairon harmonique   61            GALLERY I
           Tremblant
           Sub                             8' Montre               61
           Unison Off                      8' Flûte à cheminée     61
           Super                           4' Prestant             61
                                          IV  Fourniture          244
           PÉDALE                          8' Trompette            61
    
       32' Contre bourdon       12            GALLERY II
       16' Montre               32
       16' Soubasse             32         8' Bourdon (wood)       61
       16' Violon               GO         8' Dulciane             61
       16' Bourdon doux         RE         4' Flûte à fuseau       61
       16' Quintaton            PO         2' Doublette            61
        8' Octavebasse          32        II  Sesquialtera        122
        8' Flûte bouchée        32         8' Trompette            G1
        8' Bourdon doux         RE
        4' Octave               32            GALLERY PÉDALE
        4' Flûte                32
        2' Flûte                12        16' Soubasse             32
       IV  Fourniture          128         8' Principal            G1
      III  Cymbale              96         8' Borudon              G2
       32' Contre bombarde  L/2 12         4' Octave               G1
       16' Bombarde             32        16' Contre Trompette L/2 12 G2
       16' Bombarde             RE         8' Trompette            G2
       16' Douçaine             PO
        8' Trompette            32
        8' Douçaine             PO
        4' Chalumeau à cheminée 32
        2' Chalumeau à cheminée 12
        8' Trompette-en-chamade BO
    
                [Received from Jeff Scofield February 7, 2015]
  • Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.