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First Presbyterian Church
1000 Penn Street
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 18422.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
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 February 15, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

5 manuals. 11 divisions. 140 stops. 91 registers. 133 ranks. 7333 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console. The console is on a lift.

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

  • Incorporates the earlier Reuter enlargement of a 1917 Kimball. Chancel Organ of 101 ranks, Gallery Organ of 32. (James Cook. June 22, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofild. (Database Manager. February 15, 2010)

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Photographs

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Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1989-04-08
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1989-04-08
Console and windows. Photograph by Robert MacDonald 1998-06-01
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1989-04-08
Chancel, Console, and Pipe Displays. Photograph by Robert MacDonald 1998-06-01

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from church brochure
           Fort Worth, Texas
           First Presbyterian Church
    
           Garland   1995   5/133
           _______________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT (II) (unenclosed)              SOLO (IV)
        8' Montre               61 R         8' Doppelflöte          61 HH
        4' Prestant             61 R         8' Cello                61 G*
        2' Doublette            61 R         8' Cello Celeste        61 G*
       IV  Fourniture          244 G+        8' French Horn          61 G*
       II  Cymbale             122 G+        8' English Horn         61 G*
           GREAT      (enclosed)                Tremulant
       16' Violone              73 G+           Sub
        8' Principal            61 G+           Unison Off
        8' Flute Harmonique     61 K            Super
        4' Octave               12 G+        8' Harmonic Trumpet     GT
        4' Flute Ouverte        61 G+       16' Tuba                 CH
        2' Super Octave         61 G+        8' Tuba                 CH
       IV  Mixture             244 R/G       4' Tuba                 CH
       16' Fagotto              PD           8' Trompette-en-Chamade BO
        8' Harmonic Trumpet     61 R            Unison Off
        4' Harmonic Trumpet     12 R            Chancel Chimes
           Tremulant                            Nightingale
           Sub                                  Cymbelstern
           Unison Off                           MIDI V
           Super
           Chimes               25              CELESTIAL  (V)
           Harp                 61 W         8' Harmonic Flute       61 G*
           MIDI III                          8' Vox Angelica II     122 G
                                             8' Flute Celeste II    122 G+
           SWELL (III)                       8' Cor d'Amour          61 C/G
       16' Lieblich Gedeckt     61 K/G          Tremulant
        8' Geigen Principal     61 K/R          Sub
        8' Holzgedeckt          12 C/G          Unison Off
        8' Viole                61 G+           Super
        8' Viole Celeste        61 G+           Chimes               20
        8' Flauto Dolce         61 R/G          Tower Bells
        8' Flute Celeste        61 R/G
        4' Principal            61 R/G          PEDAL
        4' Nachthorn            61 R/G      32' Contrebasse          -- W
    2 2/3' Nazard               61 R/G      32' Contra Bourdon       -- W
        2' Octave               61 R/G      32' Lieblich Resultant   SW
        2' Spitzflöte           24 C/G      16' Open Wood            32 K
    1 3/5' Tierce               49 G+       16' Principal            32 G+
    1 1/3' Larigot              12 R/G      16' Bourdon              32 W
        1' Sifflöte             -- C/G      16' Violone              GT
       IV  Plein Jeu           244 G+       16' Lieblich Gedeckt     SW
      III  Cymbale             183 R/G      16' Rohrbordun           CH
       16' Contre Trompette     61 R/G      16' Quintaten            PO
        8' Trumpet              61 G+       16' Contra Dulciana      32 R
        8' Trompette            12 R/G       8' Octave               32 R
        8' Oboe                 61 K         8' Geigen Principal     GT
        8' Vox Humana           61 HL/G      8' Metal Gedeckt        SW
        4' Clarion              12 R/G       8' Rohrflöte            CH
           Tremulant                         4' Super Octave         12
           Sub                               4' Hohlflute            32 G+
           Unison Off                       IV  Mixture             128 G
           Super                            32' Contra Bombarde F/L  12 HH
           MIDI IV                          32' Contra Fagotto       32 R
                                            16' Bombarde             32 R
           CHOIR (I)                        16' Contra Trumpet       SW
       16' Rohrbordun           12 R/G      16' Fagotto              12 R
        8' Rohrflöte            61 R/G       8' Bombarde             12
        8' Gamba  (GT Violone)  GT           8' Tuba                 CH
        8' Gamba Celeste        61 R/G       8' Fagotto              SW
        8' Erzähler Celeste II 122 G*        4' Bombarde             12
        4' Blockflöte           61 G            MIDI I
        2' Spillflöte           61 G+
      III  Mixture             183 R/G          GALLERY GREAT  (II)
       16' Bassett              61 G+       16' Gemshorn             12 W
        8' Clarinet             61 R         8' Principal            61 G+
        8' Orchestral Oboe      61 K         8' Gemshorn             61 C/G
           Tremulant                         8' Gemshorn Celeste     55 C/G
           Sub                               8' Bourdon              61 R/G
           Unison Off                        4' Principal            61 G+
           Super                             4' Nachthorn            61 R/G
        8' Harmonic Trumpet     61 G+    2 2/3' Nazard               61 R/G
       16' Tuba                 tc           2' Blockflöte           61 G+
        8' Tuba                 61 G+    1 3/5' Tierce               61 R/G
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade BO          IV  Mixture             244 R/G
           MIDI II                              Tremulant
                                                Unison Off
           POSITIV (IV)                         Super
       16' Quintaten            61 R/AS
        8' Principal            61 R/G          GALLERY SWELL  (III)
        8' Bourdon              61 R/G      16' Bourdon              61 G
        4' Principal            12 R/G       8' Chimney Flute        12 K/G
        4' Koppelflöte          61 R/G       8' Salicional           61 C/G
        2' Octave               61 G+        8' Voix Celeste         55 C/G
        2' Blockflöte           61 G         8' Flute Celeste II    122 C/G
    1 1/3' Larigot              61 R/G       4' Principal            61 R/G
       II  Sesquialtera        122 R/G       4' Flute Octaviante     61 G+
      III  Mixture             183 K/R       2' Principal            61 R/G
        8' Krummhorn            61 M/G       2' Spitzflute           24 K/G
           Tremulant                     1 1/3' Quinte               61 R/G
           Sub                              16' Contre Trompette     12 G+
           Unison Off                        8' Trompette            61 G+
                                             8' Vox Humana           61 HL/G
           BOMBARDE (V)                      4' Clairon              12 G+
        8' Diapason             61 C/G          Tremulant
        4' Diapason             12 C/G          Sub
        V  Grand Cornet         pf              Unison Off
    IV-VI  Mixture             305 G*           Super
       16' Bombarde             pf
        8' Trompette Harmonique pf              GALLERY PEDAL
        4' Clairon Harmonique   pf          32' Bourdon              -- W 
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade 49 R        16' Open Wood            -- W
           Unison Off                       16' Bourdon              -- W
           MIDI VI                          16' Gemshorn             GT
                                            16' Gedeckt              SW
       AS  Aeolian-Skinner                  32' Contre Basson        -- W
       C   Casavant                         16' Trompette            SW
       G   Garland
       G+  A R Schopp added by Garland
       GA  Austin added by Garland
       HH  Hook & Hastings
       HL  Hillgreen, Lane
       K   Kimball
       M   Möller
       R   Reuter
       RK  Ross King
       W   Walker electronic voices
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield June 7, 2012]
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