Pipe Organ Database

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George E. Babb (1968)

Originally Henry Pilcher's Sons (Opus 1027, 1919)

Location:

Trinity Episcopal Church
1015 Holman Street
Houston, TX 77004 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 57565

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 4 divisions. 3 manuals.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 16, 2016:

This was a rebuild of the congregation's Pilcher instrument, along with the addition of several stops. The instrument was rebuilt again in 2008-2009 by the Schantz Organ Company.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2016-01-12

Church Exterior: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2016-01-12

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