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Tyler Street Methodist Church
927 W. Tenth Street
Dallas, Texas 75208

OHS Database ID 35980.

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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 December 23, 2017.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 11 stops. 19 registers. 11 ranks. 793 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top.

Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.

Notes

  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. July 12, 2008)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Sanctuary and organ damaged by organ fire 1966; Möller replaced damaged pipework and added a 3-manual console with preparations for additions; organ combined by Metroplex Organ Co. in 1978 with 1940 4/73 Casavant Op. 1641 from Northwestern University, Evanston IL; with E. A. Kelley as consultant, pipework was replaced and pipework added, bringing the organ to 132 ranks. (Database Manager. February 5, 2010)
  • Updated through on-line information from T. Bradford Willis, DDS. (Database Manager. January 3, 2011)

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives
           Dallas, Texas
           Tyler Street Methodist Church
    
           Möller   Op. 8556   1953   2/11
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                         Stops without pipecounts are prepared-for
    
           GREAT (enclosed)            SWELL                     PEDAL
    
        8' Diapason       73        8' Rohrflöte      73     16' Bourdon      32
        8' Harmonic Flute 73        8' Viole de Gambe 73     16' Rohrbourdon  12 SW
        8' Dulciana       73        8' Viole Celeste  61      8' Octave       32
        4' Octave         73        4' Principal      73      8' Bourdon      12
        4' Flute          12        4' Rohrflöte      12      8' Rohrflöte    SW
    2 2/3' Twelfth              2 2/3' Nazard                 4' Super Octave 12
        2' Fifteenth              III  Plein Jeu              4' Bourdon      12
           Tremulant                8' Trompette      73
           Sub                      8' Oboe
           Super                    4' Clarion        12
           Chimes         20           Tremulant
                                       Sub
                                       Super
    
                      [Received from Jeff Scofield December 23, 2017]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.