Kilgore, Texas

First Presbyterian Church


First Presbyterian Church (Kilgore, TX)
 
First Presbyterian Church (Kilgore, TX)
 
Aeolian-Skinner Organ, Op. 1173 (1948) in the First Presbyterian Church (Kilgore, TX)
 
Aeolian-Skinner Organ, Op. 1173 (1948) in the First Presbyterian Church (Kilgore, TX)
 
Aeolian-Skinner Organ, Op. 1173 (1948) in the First Presbyterian Church (Kilgore, TX)
 
Aeolian-Skinner Organ, Op. 1173 (1948) in the First Presbyterian Church (Kilgore, TX)
 
Aeolian-Skinner Organ, Op. 1173 (1948) in the First Presbyterian Church (Kilgore, TX)
Builder:        Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.
   Year:        1965
   Opus:        1173-B
No. manuals:    3
No. stops:      69
No. ranks:      77
 
 
 
                 GREAT ORGAN                            SWELL ORGAN
             16' Spitzflöte            61 a          8' Geigen                73 a
              8' Principal             61            8' Rohrflöte             73
              8' Flute Harmonique      61 *          8' Viola                 73
              8' Bourdon               61 a          8' Viola Celeste         73
              8' Spitzflöte            12 a          8' Flauto Dolce          73 a
              4' Octave                61            8' Flute Celeste (TC)    61 a
              4' Flute Octaviante      61 a          4' Principal             73
              4' Flute Couverte        61 *          4' Flute Triangulaire    73
          2 2/3' Quinte                61        2 2/3' Nasard                61 a
              2' Blockflöte            61 a          2' Flute à Bec           61 a
             II  Jeu de Cornet        122 a          V  Plein Jeu            305
          III-V  Cymbale                ? a         II  Carillon             122 a
             IV  Fourniture           244           16' Bombarde              73
          III-V  Plein Jeu              ? a          8' Trompette             73
              8' French Horn           61 *          8' Hautbois              73
              8' English Horn          61 *          8' Vox Humana            73
                 Tremulant                           4' Clairon               73
                 Chimes                                 Tremulant
              8' Trompette en Chamade  61
              4' Trompette en Chamade  12               PEDAL ORGAN
                 Zymbelstern                        32' Untersatz             32
              *  enclosed                           16' Principal             32
                                                    16' Flute Ouverte         32
                 CHOIR ORGAN                        16' Bourdon               12
             16' Gamba                 12 a         16' Spitzflöte            GT
              8' Concert Flute         73           16' Gamba                 12 CH
              8' Gedacktpommer         73 a          8' Octave                32
              8' Harm. Spitzflöte II  134 a          8' Flute                 12
              8' Gamba                 73            8' Bourdon               12
              8' Gamba Celeste II     134            8' Spitzflöte            GT a
              4' Montre                73 a          4' Choralbass            32
              4' Spitzflöte            73 a          4' Spillflöte            32 a
              2' Prinzipal             61 a         II  Mixture               64 a
          1 1/3' Nasat                 61 a         32' Bombarde              12 b
              1' Octav                 61 a         16' Posaune               32 a
             IV  Scharf               244 a         16' Bombarde              SW
              8' Cromorne              73            8' Posaune               12 a
              8' Basson                73 a          4' Klarine               12 a
                 Tremulant
                 Celesta               49 bars
              8' Trompette en Chamade  GT
              8' Posaune              PED *

              a  Additions/changes 1964-1966
              b  Note 1-12 enclosed in Great


Source: Allen Kinzey

Note: The Trompette en Chamade on this organ was the first installed in the United States by any builder.

Photos 2 Source: Lorenz Maycher

Photos 3-7 Source: via Neal Campbell

Organ Historical Society Database: https://pipeorgandatabase.org/OrganDetails.php?OrganID=34783