The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Monica R.C. Church
9933 Midway Road
Dallas, Texas 75220

OHS Database ID 53015.

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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 August 6, 2014.


Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 54 stops. 87 registers. 71 ranks. 4144 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front.

Notes

  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Jeremy Wirths, based on personal knowledge of the organ. -- (Database Manager. August 6, 2014)

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  • Factory Specifications

  • St. Monica Catholic Church - Dallas, Texas
    Nichols and Simpson, Inc., Organbuilders
    54 Stops, 71 Ranks 
    
    Great Organ: 13 Stops/20 Ranks
    	16	Double Diapason
    	8	Open Diapason
    	8	Second Diapason, from 16’ Dbl Diapason
    	8	Solo Flute from Solo
    	8	Harmonic Flute, 1-12 from Bourdon
    	8	Gamba
    	8	Bourdon
    	4	Octave
    	4	Nachthorn
    	2 2/3	Twelfth
    	2	Fifteenth
    	1 3/5	Seventeenth
    	IV-V	Fourniture
    	IV	Cymbale
    	16	Bombarde, 1-12, ext of Harmonic Trumpet
    	8	Tromba, from Pedal (Choir)
    	8	Harmonic Trumpet
    		Tremolo
    		Chimes* 32 notes 
    		MIDI
    
    Pedal Organ: 7 Stops/10 Ranks
    	32	Contra Violone *
    	32	Contra Bourdon *
    	16	Open Wood
    	16	Double Diapason, from Great
    	16	Subbass	
    	16	Violone
    	16	Lieblich, from Swell
    	16	Gemshorn, from Choir
    	8	Solo Flute, ext of Open Wood
    	8	Octave
    	8	Bourdon, ext of Subbass
    	8	Chimney Flute, from Swell
    	8	Gemshorn, from Choir
    	4	Solo Flute, from Solo
    	4	Choral Bass
    	2	Solo Flute, from Solo
    	IV	Mixture
    	32	Ophicleide *
    	16	Tuba, from Solo
    	16	Trombone, in Choir
    	16	Bombarde, from Great
    	16	Double Trumpet, from Swell
    	16	Clarinet, from Choir
    	8	Tuba, from Solo 
    	8	Tromba, from Trombone
    	8	Harmonic Trumpet, from Great
    	8	Trumpet, from Swell
    	4	Tromba, from Trombone
    	4	Clarinet, from Choir
    		MIDI
    		Chimes, from Choir
    
    * indicates Walker Digital Stop
    
    Swell Organ (expressive): 20 Stops/23 Ranks
    	16	Lieblich
    	8	Diapason
    	8	Chimney Flute, from 16’ Lieblich
    	8	Solo Gamba (Solo)
    	8	Solo Gamba Celeste (Solo)
    	8	Salicional 
    	8	Voix Celeste, 1-12*
    	8	Flauto Dolce	
    	8	Flute Celeste, 1-12*
    	4	Principal	
    	4	Flûte Octaviante
    	4	Dulcet
    	4	Dulcet Celeste
    	2 2/3	Nasard
    	2	Octavin
    	1 3/5	Tierce
    	1 1/3	Larigot	
    	II	Plein Jeu
    	III	Petit Plein Jeu	
    	16	Double Trumpet
    	8	Trompette
    	8	Trumpet, from Dbl Trumpet
    	8	Hautbois
    	8	Vox Humana
    	4	Clarion, from Dbl Trumpet
    		Tremolo
    		MIDI
    
    Choir Organ (expressive): 11 Stops/15 Ranks
    	16	Gemshorn, 1-12*
    	8	Geigen Diapason
    	8	Geigen Celeste *
    	8	Bourdon
    	8	Gemshorn
    	8	Gemshorn Celeste, 1-12*
    	4	Principal
    	4	Koppelflöte
    	2	Flautino
    	IV-V	Mixture
    	16 	Bass Clarinet, 1-12*
    	8	Petite Trompette
    	8	Clarinet
    	8	Cremona
    		Tremolo
    		Harp *
    		Celesta *
    	16	Tuba, from Solo
    	16	Trombone, from Pedal (Choir)
    	8	Tuba, from Solo
    	8	Tromba, from Pedal (Choir)
    	4	Tromba Clarion, from Pedal (Choir)
    
    Solo Organ (expressive): 3 Stops/3 Ranks
    	8	Solo Gamba
    	8	Solo Gamba Celeste, 1-12*
    	8	Solo Flute, ext of Open Wood, encl at 8’ A#
    	4	Solo Flute, ext of Open Wood
    	8	French Horn *
    	8	English Horn *
    	8	Clarinet, from Choir
    	16	Tuba 	1-12*
    	8	Tuba
    		Tremolo
    		MIDI
    
            Great to Choir Transfer
    	Cymbelstern - 8 Malmark Bells
    	Rossignol
    	Full complement of Intra-manual Couplers,
    		pistons, toe studs, and reversibles
    	Peterson ICS-4000 Integrated Control System
    	Case design by Frank Friemel
    	Case constructed by R.A. Colby Organbuilders, Inc.
    
    
    
     [Received from Jeremy Wirths 2014-08-07.]
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