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Highland Park United Methodist Church
3300 Mockingbird Lane
Dallas, Texas 75205

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 45537.

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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 25, 2017.


Technical Details

Four manuals. 7 divisions. 75 stops. 119 registers. 95 ranks.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room.

Notes

  • Updated through online information from John R. Brown, AIA. (Database Manager. May 2, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from John R. Brown, AIA. (Database Manager. October 20, 2010)
  • Updated by John R. Brown
    I have included the current address of the Dobson Organ information on the HPUMC website. (Steven E. Lawson. August 25, 2017)

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Photographs

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Unfinished console shell in Dobson shop. Photograph by John R. Brown 2008-10-14
Unfinished Antiphonal case in Dobson shop. Photograph by John R. Brown 2008-10-14
Unfinished Antiphonal case in Dobson shop. Photograph by John R. Brown 2008-10-14
Organ being unloaded. Photograph by John R. Brown 2009-02-16
Sanctuary filled with organ parts. Photograph by John R. Brown 2009-02-17
Full sanctuary and scaffolding being erected. Photograph by John R. Brown 2009-02-17
Twin organ cases. Photograph by John R. Brown 2009-09-04
Right case and en chamade. Photograph by John R. Brown 2009-09-04
Left case and 32' pipes in left transept. Photograph by John R. Brown 2009-09-04
32' pipes in left transept. Photograph by John R. Brown 2009-09-04
Sanctuary interior and twin organ cases. Photograph by Larry Sengbush 2009-10-11

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: From builder's website
    Dallas, Texas
    Highland Park United Methodist Church
    
    Dobson Pipe Organ Builders   Opus 87   2009          4 manuals, 75 stops, 95 ranks
    __________________________________________________________________________________
    
             GREAT ORGAN (II)                        SWELL ORGAN (III) enclosed
         16' Principal                 73        16' Bourdon                   73
          8' Open Diapason             61         8' Diapason                  61
          8' Principal (fr. 16')       --         8' Flûte Traversière         42
          8' Harmonic Flute            61              (1-19 fr. Bourdon)
          8' Chimney Flute             61         8' Bourdon (fr. 16')         --
          8' Gemshorn (Pos)            --         8' Viole                     61
          4' Octave                    61         8' Viole Celeste             61
          4' Flute                     61         8' Flauto Dolce              61
      2 2/3' Twelfth                   61         8' Flute Celeste (TC)        49
          2' Fifteenth                 61         4' Octave                    61
      1 3/5' Seventeenth               61         4' Flûte Octaviante          61
          2' Mixture IV               244     2 2/3' Quinte                    61
          1' Cymbal III               183         2' Doublette                 61
          4' Cornet IV (g20-g56)      148     1 3/5' Tierce                    61
         16' Bombarde                  61         2' Plein Jeu III-IV         220
          8' Trompette                 61        16' Basson                    61
          8' Posaune (ext Ped)         17         8' Trompette                 61
          4' Clairon                   61         8' Hautbois                  61
             Tremolo A                            8' Voix Humaine              61
          8' Festival Trumpet (horiz)  61         4' Clairon                   61
          8' Herald trumpet   (in Gal) 61            Tremolo A
                                                     Tremolo B
             POSITIVE ORGAN (I) enclosed          8' Festival Trumpet (Gt)     --
         16' Gemshorn                  73         8' Herald Trumpet (Gal)      --
          8' Principal                 61
          8' Gemshorn (fr. 16')        --            PEDAL ORGAN
          8' Gemshorn Celeste (GG)     54        32' Contra Diapason           56
          8' Gedeckt                   61        32' Contra Bourdon (digital)  --
          4' Octave                    61        16' Open Diapason (fr. 32')   --
          4' Chimney Flute             61        16' Octave                    32
      2 2/3' Nazard                    61        16' Principal (Gt)            --
          2' Super Octave              61        16' Subbass                   44
          2' Recorder                  61        16' Bourdon (Sw)              --
      1 3/5' Tierce                    61        16' Gemshorn (Pos)            --
      1 1/3' Larigot                   61    10 2/3' Quinte (fr. 32' Con Diap) --
          1' Piccolo                   61         8' Open Diapason (fr. 32')   --
      1 1/3' Mixture IV               244         8' Octave                    32
          8' Trumpet                   61         8' Bass Flute (fr. Subbass)  --
          8' Cromorne                  61         8' 'Cello II (So)            --
             Tremolo A                            8' Gedeckt (Sw)              --
             Tremolo B                            8' Gemshorn (Pos)            --
          8' Chimes    (digital)       37n        4' Super Octave              32
          8' Harp      (digital)       61n        4' Flute (So)                --
          4' Celesta (ext Harp)        --     2 2/3' Mixture IV               128
          8' Tuba (So)                 --        32' Contra Trombone           44
          8' Festival Trumpet (Gt)     --        32' Grand Harmonics (various) --
          8' Herald Trumpet (Gal)      --        16' Trombone (fr. 32')        --
                                                 16' Bombarde (Gt)             --
             SOLO ORGAN (IV) enclosed            16' Posaune                   44
          8' Gamba                     61        16' Basson (Sw)               --
          8' Gamba Celeste             61         8' Trompette (Gt)            --
          8' Major Flute               61         8' Posaune (fr. 16')         --
          4' Orchestral Flute          61         4' Clarion (Gt)              --
          8' English Horn              61         4' Basset Horn (So)          --
          8' Basset Horn               61         4' English Horn (So)         --
             Tremolo A                            8' Festival Trumpet (Gt)     --
          8' Tuba                      61         8' Herald Trumpet (Gal)      --
         16' Festival Trumpet (TC, Gt) --            Chimes (Pos)
          8' Festival Trumpet (Gt)     --
          8' Herald Trumpet (Gal)      --            ACCESSORIES
                                                     Bell Star (in Solo box) 5 bells
             GALLERY ORGAN (enclosed except *)       Orage
         16' Bourdon                   73            Nightengale
          8' Prestant *                61            All Swells to Swell
          8' Viola                     61            Great/Positive Manual Transfer
          8' Viola Celeste (GG)        54            Crescendo Off & indicator lamp
          8' Cor de Nuit (fr. 16' Bdn) --            MIDI-based performance recorder
          8' Cor de Nuit Celeste (TC)  49
          4' Octave                    61            COMBINATIONS
          4' Spire Flute               61            General     24     (thumb & toe)
          2' Super Octave              61            Great      0-8     (thumb)
      1 1/3' Mixture IV               244            Swell      0-8     (thumb)
          8' Trumpet                   61            Positive   0-8     (thumb)
                                                     Solo       0-8     (thumb)
             GALLERY PEDAL                           Pedal      1-8     (toe)
         16' Bourdon (Gal)             --            Gallery    0-4     (thumb)
          8' Prestant * (Gal)          --
          8' Viola (Gal)               --            REVERSIBLES
          8' Cor de Nuit (Gal)         --            Great to Pedal     (thumb & toe)
          4' Octave * (Gal Prestant)   --            Swell to Pedal     (thumb & toe)
         16' Fagotto (ext Gal Trpt)    12            Positive to Pedal  (thumb & toe)
          8' Trumpet (Gal)             --            Solo to Pedal      (thumb & toe)
                                                     Tutti              (thumb & toe)
    
                                                     PISTON SEQUENCER
                                                     Next               (thumb & toe)
                                                     Previous           (thumb & toe)
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-08-25]
    
    
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: From builder's website Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.