The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Stephen Presbyterian Church
Fort Worth, Texas

OHS Database ID 18420.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 22, 2005.
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Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 77 ranks. 4485 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. The console is in a fixed position, center.

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

Notes

  • Rebuild of the church's 1971 Möller in a building dating from 1969. One rank of pipes (Clarinet) from the 1916 organ in the previous building. (James Cook. June 22, 2005)

Online Documents

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  • St. Stephen Presbyterian Church, Fort Worth, Texas. Informational Brochure published by the church.. Author: St. Stephen Presbyterian Church, Fort Worth, Texas Source: Photograph, stoplist, history of the church, history of the organ (4 pages).. Document Date. January 1, 1998.

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Related Database Entries

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Photographs

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Chancel to gallery and organ case 215' away. Photograph by Jordan Smith 2020-01-06
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jordan Smith 2019-09-09
Gallery and organ case. Photograph courtesy of Jordan Smith
Console. Photograph by Jordan Smith 2019-09-09
Left Stopjamb. Photograph by Jordan Smith 2020-01-06
Right Stopjamb. Photograph by Jordan Smith 2020-09-09
Bell Tower Controls. Photograph by Jordan Smith 2020-01-06
Main Blower. Photograph by Jordan Smith 2020-01-06
High Pressure Blower. Photograph by Jordan Smith 2020-01-06
Church exterior. Photograph by Turquoise Video Productions via Jordan Smith

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from Jordan Smith.. Source: Stoplist taken from the console PDF document; -- will open in a new window or tab.
  • . Source: Stoplist provided by Jordan Smith
           Fort Worth, Texas
           St. Stephen Presbyterian Church
    
           Möller   Op. 10353     1970   4/55
           Möller   Op. A-10353   1976   4/64
           Garland                1993   4/77
           ______________________________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                      SWELL                         CHANCEL (enclosed)
    
       16' Violone                16' Rohr Bourdon               8' Montre
        8' Principal               8' Geigen Principal           4' Prestant
        8' Violone                 8' Rohr Flute                 2' Doublette
        8' Doppel Flute            8' Viole                    III  Plein Jeu
        8' Bourdon                 8' Viole Celeste              8' Trompette de Fete
        4' Octave                  8' Flute Celeste II
        4' Spitz Flute             4' Principal                     PEDAL
        2' Super Octave            4' Block Flute               
      III  Mounted Cornet      2 2/3' Nazard                    32' Contra Bourdon
       IV  Fourniture              2' Octave                    16' Open Wood
      III  Scharf                  2' Spitz Flute               16' Principal
        8' Trompette           1 3/5' Tierce                    16' Bourdon
           Chimes                 IV  Plein Jeu                 16' Violone            GT
                                  16' Tromba                    16' Rohr Bourdon       SW
           CHOIR                  16' Bassoon                   16  Erzähler           CH
                                   8' Tromba                10 2/3' Gross Quint (Open Wood)
       16' Erzähler                8' Trumpet                    8' Octave
        8' Principal               8' Orchestral Oboe            8' Bourdon
        8' Gedeckt                 8' Bassoon                    8' Rohr Flute         SW
        8' Gamba                   4' Clarion                    8' Erzähler           CH
        8' Gamba Celeste              Tremulant                  4' Choral Bass
        8' Erzähler                8' Trompette-en-Chamade       4' Nachthorn
        8' Erzähler Celeste                                      2' Nachthorn
        4' Principal                  BOMBARDE (enclosed)       IV  Mixture
        4' Koppel Flute                                         32' Contra Ophicleide F/L
        2' Gemshorn                8' Major Diapason            32' Contra Bombarde
    1 1/3' Larigot                 8' Flûte à Pavillon          16' Ophicleide
        1' Sifflöte                8' French Horn               16' Bombarde
      III  Cymbal                  8' English Horn              16' Tromba             SW
        8' Clarinet                   Tremulant                  8' Bombarde
           Tremulant              16' Bombarde                   4' Clarion
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade    8' Bombarde Harmonique        4' Bassoon            SW
        8' Tuba Mirabilis          4' Clairon Harmonique
           Chimes      dg          8' Trompette de Fete    CA       CHANCEL PEDAL (encl)
           Harp        dg          8' Trompette-en-Chamade CH
           Cymbelstern             8' Tuba Mirabilis       CH   16' Montre
    
                           [Received from Jeff Scofield January 6, 2020]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist provided by Jordan Smith Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.