The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Southern Methodist University
6101 Bishop
Dallas, Texas 75205

Caruth Auditorium

OHS Database ID 4891.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 5, 2012.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 75 ranks. 3681 pipes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1992 (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated 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 Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1438 (1962), altered in 1967. (Database Manager. July 3, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. (Database Manager. February 5, 2012)

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Photographs

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Stage and Organ Case. Photograph by Richard Braxton 2013-06-14
Pedalboard, Swell Pedals, and Toe Studs. Photograph by Richard Braxton 2013-06-14
Left Drawknobs. Photograph by Richard Braxton 2013-06-14
Right Drawknobs. Photograph by Richard Braxton 2013-06-14

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Stoplist

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  • From C.B. Fisk website

  • Southern Methodist University (Caruth Auditorium), Dallas, TX
    1993 C.B. Fisk, Inc. Opus 101
    
    Great:
    16' Prestant
    8' Octave
    8' Spillpfeife
    8' Flûte harmonique
    8' Violoncelle
    4' Octave
    4' Open Flute
    2 2/3' Twelfth
    2' Fifteenth
    1 3/5' Seventeenth
    Progressive Mixture
    V-VII Full Mixture
    16' Trommeten
    8' Trommeten
    8' Trompette
    4' Clarion
    
    Positive:
    8' Principal
    8' Gedackt
    8' Quintadena
    4' Octave
    4' Rohrflöte
    2 2/3' Nazard
    2' Doublet
    2' Quarte de Nazard
    1 3/5' Tierce
    IV-VI Sharp
    16' Dulcian
    8' Trechterregal
    8' Cromorne
    
    Swell (enclosed):
    16' Bourdon
    8' Flûte traversière
    8' Viole de gambe
    8' Voix céleste
    8' Bourdon
    4' Principal
    4' Flûte octaviante
    2' Octavin
    IV Mixture
    III Cornet
    16' Basson
    8' Trompette
    8' Hautbois
    8' Voix humaine
    4' Clarion
    
    Pedal:
    32' Untersatz (ext SW)
    16' Contrebasse
    16' Prestant (GT)
    16' Bourdon (SW)
    8' Octave
    8' Spillpfeife (GT)
    8' Violoncelle (GT)
    4' Superoctave
    IV Mixture
    32' Posaune (ext GT)
    16' Bombarde
    16' Trommeten (GT)
    8' Trommeten (GT)
    8' Trompette (GT)
    4' Clarion (GT)
    
     [Received from Connor Annable 2012-01-24.]
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