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First Baptist Church
1400 Grand Ave.
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72901

OHS Database ID 60408.

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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 July 23, 2017.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 7 divisions. 45 stops. 73 registers. 58 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.

Notes

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Photographs

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Sanctuary interior and Antiphonal. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-11
Console to left. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-11
Console to right. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-11
Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-11
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-11
Chancel and exposed pipes. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-07-11

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist copied from the console July 11, 2017
           Fort Smith, Arkansas
           First Baptist Church
    
           John T. Fort    c.1964    4/58
           ____________________________________________
    
           GREAT                        POSITIV
    
        8' Principal                 8' Quintadena
        8' Bourdon                   4' Spielflöte
        4' Octave                    2' Principal
        4' Spitzflöte            1 1/3' Quint
        2' Super Octave              1' Sifflöte
       IV  Fourniture              III  Cymbale
      III  Scharf                    8' Regal
           Sub
           Unison Off                   GALLERY
           Super
           Chimes                    8' Principal
           Zimbelstern               8' Holzgedeckt
        8' Trompette-                8' Salicional
           en-Chamade                8' Celeste
                                     4' Principal
           SWELL                     4' Gedeckt
                                 2 2/3' Nazard
       16' Rohrbourdon               2' Flautina
        8' Rohrflöte               III  Mixture
        8' Viola Pomposa             8' Oboe
        8' Viola Celeste                Tremulant
        4' Principal                    Super
        4' Zauberflöte
    2 2/3' Nasat                        GALLERY PEDAL
        2' Waldflöte
      III  Plein Jeu                16' Subbass
       16' Bassoon                   8' Principal
        8' French Trumpet            8' Gedeckt
        8' Hautbois                  4' Octave
        4' Clarion
           Tremulant                    PEDAL
           Sub
           Unison Off               16' Principal
           Super                    16' Bourdon
                                    16' Rohrbourdon
           CHOIR                10 2/3' Gross Quint
                                     8' Prestant
        8' Gedeckt                   8' Bourdon
        8' Erzähler                  8' Rohrflöte
        8' Erzähler Celeste          4' Choralbass
        4' Prestant                  4' Bourdon
        4' Rohrflöte                 2' Super Octave
    2 2/3' Nazard                  III  Rauschquint
        2' Gemshorn                 32' Contra Bassoon
    1 3/5' Tierce                   16' Bombarde
    1 1/3' Larigot                  16' Bassoon
        1' Sifflöte                  8' Trompette
        8' Holzkrummhorn             8' Hautbois
        4' Rohrschalmei              4' Bombarde
           Tremulant                 4' Schalmei
           Sub                       2' Clarion
           Unison Off                   Chimes
           Super
           Blank
    
         [Received from Jeff Scofield July 23, 2017]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist copied from the console July 11, 2017 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.