Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Dan Garland (1993)

Location:

St. Stephen Presbyterian Church
2700 McPherson Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76109 US
Organ ID: 18420

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on December 01, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 77 ranks. 4,485 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals.
All:
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 22, 2005:

Rebuild of the church's 1971 Möller in a building dating from 1969. One rank of pipes (Clarinet) from the 1916 organ in the previous building.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
Stoplist taken from the console: Open In New Tab Original document from Jordan Smith. Originally published 2019-12-01
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on January 01, 2020.

Stoplist provided by Jordan Smith: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on January 07, 2020.
St. Stephen Presbyterian Church, Fort Worth, Texas: Open In New Tab Informational Brochure published by the church.
Document created on 1998-01-01
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Chancel to gallery and organ case 215' away: Photograph by Jordan Smith. Taken on 2020-01-06

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Jordan Smith. Taken on 2019-09-09

Gallery and organ case: Photograph courtesy of Jordan Smith.

Console: Photograph by Jordan Smith. Taken on 2019-09-09

Left Stopjamb: Photograph by Jordan Smith. Taken on 2020-01-06

Right Stopjamb: Photograph by Jordan Smith. Taken on 2020-09-09

Bell Tower Controls: Photograph by Jordan Smith. Taken on 2020-01-06

Main Blower: Photograph by Jordan Smith. Taken on 2020-01-06

High Pressure Blower: Photograph by Jordan Smith. Taken on 2020-01-06

Church exterior: Photograph by Turquoise Video Productions via Jordan Smith.

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