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Ridglea Presbyterian Church
6201 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Dallas, Texas 76116

Chapel

OHS Database ID 25347.

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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 23, 2018.


Technical Details

Direct electric/electro-mechanical chests.

Two manuals. 10 stops. 24 registers. 12 ranks. 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.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Attractive 5-sectional fa├žade at the front with 24 pipes arranged: 3-6-6-6-3. Prepared-for 6 additional registers. Added from 1991 to 2000 as funds permitted. Completed in 2000. Now 24 registers, 10 speaking stops, and 12 ranks. (Database Manager. February 28, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Scott Crowell. -- The church also has a 3-manual, 62-rank Ross King organ (built in 2006) in its sanctuary. (Database Manager. May 7, 2013)
  • Updated by Dr. Gregory Hamilton, who has heard or played the organ. (Steven E. Lawson. February 23, 2018)

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from The American Organist, January 1993, and builder's web site
    Fort Worth, Texas
    Ridglea Presbyterian Church - Chapel
    
    Ross King Company   1991
    2 manuals, 10 stops, 12 ranks
    _______________________________________
    
               GREAT ORGAN           source
     1.     8' Principal       80
     2.     8' Rohr Flute      49     2 + 5
            4' Octave          --     1
            4' Flute           --     2 + 5
     7. 2 2/3' Nazard (TC)     49 a   7
            2' Super Octave    --     1
     8. 1 3/5' Tierce          37 a   8
     9.        Mixture III    183 a   9
    
               SWELL ORGAN
            8' Rohr Flute             2 + 5
     3.     8' Gemshorn (TC)   49     3
     4.     8' Celeste (TC)    49     4
     5.     4' Flute           --     2 + 5
            2' Blockflute      32     2 + 5
        1 1/3' Larigot         --     7
    10.     8' Trumpet         73 a   10
               Tremulant
    
               PEDAL ORGAN
     6.    16' Subbass         32     6
           16' Gedeckt         -- b   6 + 2
            8' Principal       --     1
            8' Gedeckt         --     2
            4' Octave          --     1
            4' Flute           --     2
           16' Trumpet         --     10
            8' Trumpet         --     10
            4' Trumpet         --     10
    
            a  added from 1991-2000
               as funds permitted
            b  Each of the 12 Subbass pipes
               plays from 2 valves. The
               Gedeckt 16' stop plays those
               same pipes at a softer
               volume by opening only one
               valve per pipe.
    
               COUPLERS
               Swell to Great 8, 4
               Swell to Swell 16, 4
               Great to Pedal
               Swell to Pedal
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-12-03]