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First Presbyterian Church
709 S. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74119

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 13187.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been renovated and is no longer in its original state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 4, 2015.


Technical Details

Austin Universal Air Chests(©).

Four manuals. 9 divisions. 83 stops. 105 registers. 114 ranks. 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. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 31, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm. (James Cook. January 8, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. August 14, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from John Igoe.
    Article in The American Organist, December 2015 notes that the organ was "recently restored by Foley-Baker, Inc." (Database Manager. December 4, 2015)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Church exterior. Photo by Jeff Scofield 1991-06-21
Left organ case. Photo by Jeff Scofield 1991-06-21
Console. Photo by Jeff Scofield 1991-06-21
Console. Photograph from a company brochure; image courtesy of Jeff Scofield
Chancel, Console, and Organ Case. Photograph from a company brochure; image courtesy of Jeff Scofield
Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, Console, and Organ Case. Photograph from a company brochure; image courtesy of Jeff Scofield
Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Left Organ Case. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-14
Sanctuary Interior and Chancel. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-14

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from Austin brochure on organ and visit June 21, 1991

  •        Tulsa, Oklahoma
           First Presbyterian Church
    
           Austin   Op. 2470   1967   4/114
           ________________________________________________________
          
           GREAT                            CHOIR
       16' Violone          61          16' Erzahler             61
        8' Principal        61           8' Holzgedeckt          61
        8' Bourdon          61           8' Erzahler             61
        8' Gemshorn         61           8' Erzahler Celeste     49
        4' Octave           61           4' Prestant             61
        4' Nachthorn        61           4' Spillflote           61
    2 2/3' Quintflote       61       2 2/3' Nasard               61
        2' Super Octave     61           2' Blockflote           61
        2' Spitzflote       pf       1 3/5' Tierce               61
    IV-VI  Fourniture      305         III  Mixture             183
      III  Scharf          183          16' Rankett              61
        8' Trompete         61           8' Krummhorn            61
           Unison Off                    4' Rohrschalmei         61
           Flemish Bells                    Tremulant
                                            Sub
           SWELL                            Unison Off
       16' Lieblich Gedeckt 12              Super
        8' Geigen Principal 61              Harp Bells           61
        8' Rohrflote        61           8' Trompette-en-Chamade AG
        8' Viole de Gambe   61
        8' Voix Celeste     61              PEDAL
        8' Flauto Dolce     61          32' Contra Bourdon       32
        8' Flute Celeste    49          16' Principal            32
        4' Octave Geigen    61          16' Bourdon              12
        4' Waldflote        61          16' Violone              GT
        2' Octavin          61          16' Lieblich Gedeckt     SW
       II  Sesquialtera    122          16' Erzahler             CH
    III-V  Plein Jeu       247           8' Octave               32
       16' Contra Fagotto   61           8' Spitzflote           32
        8' Trompette        61           8' Bourdon              12
        8' Vox Humana       61           8' Rohrflote            SW
        4' Clairon          61           4' Choralbass           32
           Tremulant                     4' Blockflote           32
           Sub                           2' Flote                12
           Unison Off                   IV  Mixture             128
           Super                        32' Contra Posaune       12
                                        16' Posaune              32
           SOLO BOMBARDE                16' Fagotto              SW
        8' Orchestral Flute 61          16' Rankett              CH
        8' Violonello       61           8' Posaune              12
        8' Cello Celeste    61           8' Fagotto              SW
        4' Octave           61           4' Krummhorn            CH
       VI  Grand Chorus    366
        8' Bombarde         61              ANTIPHONAL GREAT
        8' French Horn      61           8' Principal            61
        8' Cor Anglais      61           8' Spitzflote           61
        4' Bombarde Clarion 61           4' Octave               61
           Tremulant                     4' Rohrpfeife           61
           Sub                           2' Gemshorn             61
           Unison Off                   IV  Mixture             244
           Super                         8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61
        8' Trompette Harmonique 61
                                            ANTIPHONAL SWELL
           POSITIV                       8' Gedeckt              61
        8' Suavial          pf           8' Viola                61
        8' Nason Flute      61           8' Viola Celeste        49
        4' Prinzipal        pf           4' Principal            61
        4' Koppelflote      61           2' Flageolet            61
        2' Oktav            61       1 1/3' Quint                61
    1 1/3' Larigot          61           8' Hautbois             61
        1' Sifflote         61              Tremulant
       IV  Scharf          244
      III  Cymbel          183              ANTIPHONAL PEDAL
        8' Regal            61          16' Principal            12 AG
           Tremulant                    16' Gedeckt              12 AS
           Cymbelstern                   8' Octave               32
                                         8' Gedeckt              SW
                                         4' Super Octave         12
                                        II  Rauschquint          pf
                                        16' Fagot                12 AS
                                         4' Hautbois             pf
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield December 4, 2012]
  • Stoplist from Austin brochure on organ and visit June 21, 1991 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.