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Preston Hollow Presbyterian Church
9800 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75230

OHS Database ID 19314.

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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 February 5, 2012.


Technical Details

Slider chests with direct-electric pull-downs (externally mounted).

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 55 stops. 70 registers. 69 ranks. 3905 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center 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. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. 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

  • Pipework by Stinkens and A. R. Schopp. (James Cook. August 4, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. (Database Manager. May 23, 2008)
  • Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Organ is in regular use for 9:30 and 11:00 services (church website, accessed Feb 4, 2012) (Database Manager. February 5, 2012)

Online Documents

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Bibliography

  • [Composite: several authors]. "Preston Hollow Presbyterian Church, Dallas, Texas, Goulding & Wood Inc. [Cover Feature]," The American Organist (Vol. 39, No. 7 [July, 2005]: pp. 52-54). [Contributions by Jim Watkins, Annett Albrecht, Terry Price, Paul Leddington Wright, Jason Overall]

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2017-09-12
Console. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2017-09-12
Console and Builder's Name Stencil. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2017-09-12
Left Drawknobs (Pedal and Swell). Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2017-09-12
Right Drawknobs (Great and Choir). Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2017-09-12
Console. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2017-09-12
Organ Case. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2017-09-12
Chancel and Organ Case. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis 2017-09-12
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by T. Bradford Willis, DDS 2017-09-12

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: From builder's website
    Dallas, Texas
    Preston Hollow Presbyterian Church
    
    Goulding & Wood, Inc.   Opus 41   2003           3 manuals, 55 stops, 69 ranks
    ______________________________________________________________________________
    
             GREAT ORGAN                           SWELL ORGAN
         16' Præstant                61        16' Gedeckt                 73
         16' Bourdon                 73         8' Geigen Diapason         61
          8' Principal               61         8' Gedeckt (fr. 16')       --
          8' Gamba                   61         8' Viole de gambe          61
          8' Bourdon (fr. 16')       --         8' Voix céleste (GG)       54
          8' Flûte harmonique        61         4' Principal               61
          4' Octave                  61         4' Clear Flute             61
          4' Flûte conique           61         2' Octave                  61
      2 2/3' Quint                   61         2' Recorder                61
          2' Super Octave            61     1 1/3' Quint                   61
      1 3/5' Terz                    61     2 2/3' Sesquialtera II        122
      2 2/3' Gross Fourniture II    122         2' Plein Jeu III-IV       232
      1 1/3' Fourniture IV          244         1' Cymbale III            183
         16' Fagotto                 61        16' Contre trompette        61
          8' Trumpet                 61         8' Trompette               61
          8' Tuba (Ch)               --         8' Hautbois                61
             Tremolo                            8' Voix humaine            61
             Great 16, Unison Off, 4            4' Clairon                 61
             Swell to Great 16, 8, 4               Tremolo
             Choir to Great 16, 8, 4               Swell 16, Unison Off, 4
                                                   Choir to Swell 8
             CHOIR ORGAN
         16' Conical Flute           73            PEDAL ORGAN
          8' Narrow diapason         61        32' Contre Bourdon          44
          8' Chimney flute           61        16' Principal               32
          8' Conical Flute (fr. 16') --        16' Soubasse (fr. 32')      --
          8' Flute celeste (TC)      49        16' Contrebasse             44
          4' Fugara                  61        16' Bourdon (Gt)            --
          4' Spindle Flute           61        16' Conical Flute (Ch)      --
      2 2/3' Nazard (TC)             49        16' Gedeckt (Sw)            --
          2' Block Flute             61         8' Octave                  32
      1 3/5' Tierce (TC)             49         8' Flûte (fr. Contrebasse) --
      1 1/3' Larigot                 61         8' Flûte bouchée           32
          2' Mixture III            183         8' Gedeckt (Sw)            --
          8' Cremona                 61         4' Choral Bass             32
          8' English Horn            61         4' Cantus Flute            32
          8' Tuba                    61         2' Mixture III             96
             Tremolo                           32' Contre Posaune          44
             Choir 16, Unison Off, 4           16' Posaune (fr. 32')       --
             Great to Choir 8                  16' Fagotto (Gt)            --
             Swell to Choir 16, 8, 4            8' Trompete (fr. 32')      --
                                                8' Fagotto (Gt)            --
                                                8' Tuba (Ch)               --
                                                4' Schalmei                32
                                                   Great to Pedal 8
                                                   Swell to Pedal 8, 4
                                                   Choir to Pedal 8, 4
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-09-12]
    
    
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: From builder's website Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.