The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Fifth Church of Christ, Scientist
Dallas, Texas

OHS Database ID 35489.

Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 12, 2008.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 17 stops. 21 registers. 20 ranks. 1001 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    Enlarged by four ranks in 1968, #1279-A (20 st, 17 rg, 20 rk, 1187 pp); extant; some additions by Gary Loper. (Database Manager. June 12, 2008)

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  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives
    Dallas, Texas
    Fifth Church of Christ, Scientist
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1279   1953   2 manuals, 20 stops, 20 ranks
                GREAT ORGAN                            SWELL ORGAN
             8' Principal           61              8' Rohrflöte           68
             8' Orchestral Flute    61              8' Viola Pomposa       68
             8' Flauto Dolce        61              8' Viola Celeste       68
             8' Flute Celeste (TC)  49              4' Spitzflöte          68
             4' Prestant            61              2' Principal           61 a
                Plein Jeu III-IV   232              8' Trumpet             68
             8' Cromorne            61 a            4' Oboe Clarion        68
                PEDAL ORGAN
            16' Principal           32 a
            16' Contra Viola        12 SW
            16' Gedeckt Bass        12 GT
             8' Spitzprinzipal      32
             8' Gedeckt Flute       GT
             4' Choralbass          12
            16' Fagot               32 a b
             a  added 1968 as Op. 1279-A
             b  enclosed in Swell box
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2014-10-15]
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