The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Cathedral (Sacred Heart Cathedral)
2215 Ross Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75201

Church

OHS Database ID 8825.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 121.


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 2012-03-03.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 30 stops. 36 ranks. 1948 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 29 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Hitchdown couplers.

Notes

  • The original builder was Reuben Midmer & Sons (1871). (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Status Note: There 1997 (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Rebuild. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ built in 1871 by Reuben Midmer. Relocated to this location in 1902 by Hook & Hastings. Restoration and addition of ranks by Roy Redman in 2004. (Redman website, accessed Mar 2, 2012) (Database Manager. 2012-03-03)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Cathedral Exterior. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Cathedral Exterior. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Altar. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Transcept Stained Glass Windows. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Facade Pipes. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Organ Case. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Keydesk. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Bench and Pedalboard. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Left Drawknobs. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Right Drawknobs. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28
Pipework. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2015-06-28

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Stoplist

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