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First Baptist Church
1001 North Central Expy.
Richardson, Texas 75080

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 21897.

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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 August 20, 2012.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 43 stops. 60 registers. 54 ranks. 2967 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.

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. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified from the Reuter Opus List, provided by Chris Leaver, Reuter Organ Co., November, 2005. (Database Manager. November 24, 2005)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. August 20, 2012)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Facade and Console. Reuter Organ Co. promotional photo, courtesy of Max Mayse (1983)

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the dedication program
           Richardson, Texas
           First Baptist Church
    
           Reuter   Op. 2055   1983   3/54
           _________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                             CHOIR
       16' Violone              61        8' Diapason             61
        8' Principal            61        8' Holzgedeckt          61
        8' Bourdon              61        8' Gemshorn             61
        8' Violone              12        8' Gemshorn Celeste     49
        4' Octave               61        4' Koppelflöte          61
        4' Spillflöte           61        2' Spitzflöte           61
        2' Super Octave         61    1 1/3' Larigot              61
       IV  Mixture             244      III  Mixture             183
      III  Scharf              183        8' Trumpet              61
        8' Trompette            61        8' Krummhorn            61
           Sub                               Tremulant
           Unison Off                        Sub
           Super                             Unison Off
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade CH           Super
           Chimes               25       16' Trompette-en-Chamade tc
                                          8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61
           SWELL                          4' Trompette-en-Chamade --
       16' Rohrflöte            12           Harp
        8' Rohrflöte            61
        8' Viola da Gamba       61           PEDAL
        8' Viola celeste        61       32' Untersatz  p         --
        8' Dolce Flute          61       32' Untersatz  f         --
        8' Dolce Flute Celeste  54       16' Principal            32
        4' Prestant             61       16' Subbass              32
        4' Hohlflöte            61       16' Violone              GT
    2 2/3' Nasard               61       16' Rohrflöte            SW
        2' Waldflöte            61        8' Octave               32
    1 3/5' Tierce               61        8' Bourdon              32
      III  Mixture             183        8' Violone              GT
       16' Bassoon              12        8' Rohrflöte            SW
        8' Trompette            61        4' Choral Bass          32
        8' Basson               61        4' Bourdon              12
        4' Clarion              61       IV  Mixture             128
           Tremulant                     32' Contre Posaune       12
           Sub                           16' Posaune              32
           Unison Off                    16' Bassoon              SW
           Super                          8' Trumpet              32
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade CH        8' Krummhorn            CH
           Cymbelstern                    4' Trumpet              12
                                          8' Trompette-en-Chamade CH
                                          4' Trompette-en-Chamade CH
                                             Chimes               GT
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield August 18, 2012]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the dedication program Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.