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Westminster Presbyterian Church
1250 W. Exchange St.
Akron, Ohio 44313

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 25101.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition February 21, 2011.
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Technical Details

Electric key action. Electric stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 85 stops. 56 registers. 71 ranks. 4094 pipes. Manual compass is 32 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- The organ replaced 1950 Möller 3/40 Op. 8134 (Database Manager. February 4, 2007)
  • Updated through on-line information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. February 21, 2011)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-04-25
Chancel from rear gallery. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-04-25
Console, Facade, and Trompette en Chamade. Photograph courtesy of Schantz Organ Company 1998-11-01

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from Schantz factory specifications
    Akron, Ohio
    WESTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
    
    Schantz Organ Company      Opus 2148     1998     71 ranks
    ______________________________________________________________________
    
    GREAT:                              SWELL:
       16' Violone 73                      16' Lieblich Gedeckt 61
        8' Open Dipason 61                  8' Geigen Diapason 61
        8' Violone                          8' Chimney Flute 61
        8' Bourdon 61                       8' Salicional 61
        8' Harmonic Flute 61                8' Voix Celeste 61
        4' Octave 61                        8' Flauto Dolce 61
        4' Koppelflöte 61                   8' Flute Celeste [TC] 49
    2 2/3' Twelfth 61                       4' Principal 61
        2' Fifteenth 61                     4' Traversflöte 61
    1 3/5' Seventeenth 61               2 2/3' Nazard 61
       IV  Mixture 244                      2' Octave 61
      III  Scharf 183                       2' Blockflöte 61
       16' Double Trumpet 61            1 3/5' Tierce 61
        8' Trumpet 61                      IV  Full Mixture 244
           Tremulant                       16' Basson 73
        8' Trompette en Chamade 61          8' Trompette 61
        8' Tuba Major [CH]                  8' Hautbois 
           Chimes 21 bells                  4' Clairon 61
           Flemish Bells [Schulmerich]         Tremulant
           MIDI                             8' Vox Humana 61
                                               Vox Tremulant 
    PEDAL:                                     MIDI
       32' Contra Violone *
       32' Contra Bourdon *             CHOIR:
       16' Open Diapason 32                16' Spire Flute 61
       16' Violone [GT]                     8' English Diapason 61
       16' Bourdon 56                       8' Voce Umana [GG] 54
       16' Lieblich Gedeckt [SW]            8' Viola Pomposa 61
       16' Spire Flute [CH]                 8' Viola Celeste 61
        8' Octave 32                        8' Dulciana 61
        8' Violone [GT]                     8' Unda Maris [TC] 49
        8' Bourdon                          8' Holz Gedeckt 61
        8' Gedeckt [SW]                     4' Principal 61
        8' Spire Flute [CH]                 4' Flute Triangulaire 61
        4' Choral Bass 32                   2' Piccolo 61
        4' Flute                        1 1/3' Larigot 61
       IV  Mixture 128                     IV  Sharp Mixture 244
       32' Contra Trombone 68              16' Dulzian 61
       16' Trombone                         8' Minor Trumpet 61
       16' Double Trumpet [GT]              8' English Horn 61
       16' Basson [SW]                      8' Cromorne 61
       16' Dulzian [CH]                        Tremulant
        8' Trombone                         8' Tuba Major 61
        8' Trumpet [GT]                     8' Trompette en Chamade [GT] 
        4' Clarion                             Zimbelstern 5 bells
        4' Rohrschalmei 32                     Harp Bells [Schulmerich]
        8' Trompette en Chamade [GT]           MIDI
        8' Tuba Major [CH]
           Tremulant
           Chimes [GT]
           MIDI                             * digital stop       
    
    [Received on line from Chad Boorsma February 28, 2010.]
  • Click Here Stoplist from Schantz factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.