The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Southern Methodist University
Dallas, Texas

McFarlin Auditorium

OHS Database ID 38334.

Status and Condition

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Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Four manuals.Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. 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: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. 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.


  • This was a console-only contract for the existing Hillgreen, Lane organ. (Database Manager. January 10, 2009)
  • (Database Manager. May 5, 2014)
  • (Database Manager. May 22, 2014)

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications, OHS Archives
           Dallas, Texas
           Southern Methodist University
           Mcfarlin Auditorium
           Möller   Op. M-7623   1953   4/
           This was a console-only job for the
           existing Hillgreen, Lane
           GREAT                       SWELL
        8' 1st Diapason            16' Bourdon
        8' 2nd Diapason             8' Hohl Flute
        8' Doppel Flute             8' Gedeckt
        8' Melodia                  8' Viole
        8' Gamba                    8' Voix Celeste
        8' Gemshorn                 8' Salicional
        4' Octave                   4' Principal
        4' Flute d'Amour            4' Flute Harmonic
    2 2/3' Twelfth                  4' Violina
        2' Fifteenth            2 2/3' Nazard
      III  Mixture                  2' Piccolo
       16' Trombone             1 3/5' Tierce
        8' Trumpet                III  Dolce Cornet
        4' Clarion                  8' Cornopean
           Tremolo                  8' Oboe
           Unison Off               8' Vox Humana
           Super                       Tremolo
        8' Harp                        Sub
                                       Unison Off
           CHOIR                       Super
        8' Geigen Principal
        8' Concert Flute               ECHO
        8' Quintadena               8' Echo Flute
        8' Dulciana                 8' Echo Salicional
        8' Unda Maris               8' Vox Angelica
        4' Forest Flute             4' Fern Flute
        8' Clarinet                 8' Vox Humana
           Tremolo                     Tremolo
           Sub                         Chimes
           Unison Off
           Super                       PEDAL
        4' Harp                    16' 1st Diapason
                                   16' 2nd Diapason
           SOLO                    16' Bourdon
        8' Stentorphone            16' Violone
        8' Solo Flute              16' Lieblich Gedeckt
        8' Gamba               10 2/3' Quint
        8' Gamba Celeste            8' Flute
        4' Flute                    8' Cello
       16' Ophicleide               8' Dolce Flute
        8' Tuba                     4' Violin
        8' French Horn             16' Trombone
        4' Tuba Clarion            16' Ophicleide
           Tremolo                  8' Tuba
           Sub                      4' Clarion
           Unison Off
          [Received from Jeff Scofield May 24, 2014]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications, OHS Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.