OHS Database ID 4962.
This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 17, 2019.
Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
Two manuals. 10 stops.
The organ is in a gallery at the rear of the room and some pipes are exposed.
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|Pipework in rear gallery. Photograph by Blake Angerman 2020-02-01|
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St. Joseph Catholic Church Bryan, Texas A. B. Felgemacher 1915 Organ originally installed in St. Mary Catholic Church in Bremond, Texas. Organ removed to Bryan in 1972 and installed by Otto Hofmann without alteration. Original Specification Great 8' Open Diapason 61p 43sc 8' Melodia 61p 8' Dulciana 49p (low 8ve grooved) 4' Octave 61p 2' Fifteenth 61p Swell to Great (piston under Gt.man.) Swell 8' Open Diapason 49p (low 8ve grooved) 8' Stopped Diapason61p 8' Viola da Gamba 49p (low 8ve grooved) 8' Vox Celeste 49p 4' Flute d'Amour 61p Tremolo Pedal 16' Bourdon (tubular pneumatic) Great to Pedal piston under Gt. Man. Swell to Pedal " " " 1982 revisions by R. Schneider Great III Mixture 183p (Tommy Anderson) 8' Trumpet 61p (Durst w/Eng. Shallots) Swell 4' Open Diapason 61' (8' moved to 4' and rescaled 2 pipes) II Mixture 122 (Tommy Anderson) This organ was completely subsumed into a 34rk rebuild in the 1990s by the Boettcher firm of Dallas using parts from 1950's Casavant from Second Baptist Church in Fort Worth and a 3m Wicks "eyeline" console purchased from Van Cliburn. [Received from Rev. Larry Covington 2016-07-19.]