The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Second Presbyterian Church
4501 Westminster Place
St. Louis, Missouri 63108

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 24214.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 17, 2018.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 48 stops. 53 registers. 60 ranks. 3329 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery at the rear of the room and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Information from the St. Louis Yearbook (AGO) 2004-2005. (Elizabeth Schmitt. October 13, 2006)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. August 8, 2011)
  • The instrument was restored by the Schantz Organ Company in 2012.. (Chad Boorsma. Unknown)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Organ in rear gallery.. Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation 2018-05-07
Organ in rear gallery.. Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation 2018-05-07
Exposed pipework. Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation 2018-05-07
Console: Swell & Pedal stops. Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation 2018-05-07
Console: toe studs. Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation 2018-05-07
Console: toe studs. Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation 2018-05-07

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from Schantz sales promotional flyer
           St. Louis, Missouri
           Second Presbyterian Church
    
           Schantz   Op. 699   1965   4/59
           _________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                             SWELL
       16' Pommer               61        8' Geigen Principal     61
        8' Principal            61        8' Chimney Flute        61
        8' Hohlfloete           61        8' Viola da Gamba       61
        4' Octave               61        8' Viola Celeste        49
        4' Spitzfloete          61        4' Geigen Octave        61
        2' Fifteenth            61        4' Zauberfloete         61
       IV  Fourniture          244        2' Waldfloete           61
      III  Scharf              183       IV  Plein Jeu           244
           Unison Off                    16' Contre Bombarde      61
           Cymbsltern            5        8' Trompette            61
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61        4' Clairon              61
                                             Tremulant
           RUCKPOSITIV                       Sub
        8' Holzgedackt          61           Unison Off
        4' Prestant             61           Super
        4' Koppelfloete         61
        2' Octave               61           CHOIR
    1 1/3' Quinte               61       16' Quintade             61
        1' Siffloete            61        8' Bourdon              61
      III  Zimbel              183        8' Erzähler             61
        8' Krummhorn            61        8' Erzähler Celeste     49
           Unison Off                     4' Nachhtorn            61
                                      2 2/3' Nasard               61
           PEDAL                          2' Gemshorn             61
       32' Resultant            --    1 3/5' Tierce               61
       16' Principal            32       16' Basson               61
       16' Subbass              32        8' Cor Anglais          61
       16' Pommer               GT        4' Rohrschalmei         61
       16' Quintade             CH           Tremulant
        8' Octave               32           Sub
        8' Gedackt              32           Unison Off
        4' Choralbass           32           Super
        2' Italian Principal    32        8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
      III  Mixture              96
       16' Posaune              32
       16' Basson               CH
        8' Trompette            32
        4' Clairon              12
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield  August 7, 2011]
  • Click Here Stoplist from Schantz sales promotional flyer Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.