The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Presbyterian Church
1100 Austin Avenue
Waco, Texas 76701

OHS Database ID 59420.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 16, 2016.


Technical Details

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Notes

  • This is a rebuild of an existing organ. Identified by T. Bradford Willis, DDS, based on information from records in the Church Archives and a brass memorial plaque on the chancel screen near the present organ console.

    According to a memorial plaque, three ranks of pipes and a zimbelstern were added in 1973. (Database Manager. August 28, 2016)
  • Updated through online information from T. Bradford Willis, DDS. (Database Manager. November 16, 2016)

Online Documents

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Related Database Entries

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Other Websites

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Photographs

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Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facade. (ca. 1973) Photograph by Windy Drum; image from the Church Archives and courtesy of T. Bradford Willis
Memorial Plaque. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2016-07-23
Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facade. Photograph in the Church Archives; image courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1970's)

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Stoplist

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