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East 91st Street Christian Church
6049 E. 91st Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46250

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 27285.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition November 19, 2012.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 6 divisions. 108 stops. 74 registers. 102 ranks. 5706 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. 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. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. July 30, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Pete Beda. -- Said to be the largest organ in the State of Indiana. (Database Manager. November 19, 2012)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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"Chancel and Organ, angled view". Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2007-07-10
Right stop jamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2007-07-10
Left stop jamb. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2007-07-10
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2007-07-10
View across nave from side gallery. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2007-07-10

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from the dedication program
           Indianapolis, Indiana
           East 91st Street Christian Church
    
           Schantz   Op. 1956   1991   4/102
           ________________________________________________________
    
           GREAT                            CHOIR
       16' Violone              61      16' Erzähler             61
        8' Principal            61       8' Geigenprincipal      61   
        8' Violone              12       8' Hohlflöte            61            
        8' Harmonic Flute       61 *     8' Viola Pomposa        61
        8' Rohrflöte            61       8' Viola Celeste        54
        4' Octave               61       8' Erzähler             61
        4' Spitzflöte           61       8' Erzähler Celeste     49
        2' Super Octave         61       4' Spitzprincipal       61
        V  Cornet           tc 185 *     4' Nachthorn            61
       IV  Mixture             244       2' Gemshorn             61
       IV  Scharf              244      IV  Mixture             244
       16' Double Trumpet       61 *    16' English Horn         61
        8' Trumpet              61 *     8' Trompette            61
        4' Clarion              61 *     8' Clarinet             61
           Tremulant               *     8' English Horn         12
           Chimes                           Tremulant
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade 61 *        Sub
           Great II off GT                  Unison Off
           Great II to CH/PO                Super
           Great II to SW                   Harp
           Great II to AN               16' Trombone             12
           Great II to PD                8' Tuba                 61
                                         8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
           SWELL
       16' Bourdon              61          ANTIPHONAL
        8' Principal            61       8' Principal            61
        8' Bourdon              12       8' Gedackt              61
        8' Viole de Gambe       61       4' Octave               61
        8' Voix Celeste         61       2' Flachflöte           61
        8' Flauto Dolce         61      IV  Mixture             244
        8' Flute Celeste     tc 49      16' Gedacktbass (Pedal)  12
        4' Octave               61          Unison Off
        4' Flute Harmonique     61      16' Trombone             CH
    2 2/3' Nasard               61       8' Tuba                 CH
        2' Flûte à Bec          61       4' Tuba Clarion         CH
    1 3/5' Tierce               61      16' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
       IV  Plein Jeu           244       8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
      III  Cymbale             183       4' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
       16' Basson-Hautbois      61
        8' Trompette            61          PEDAL
        8' Hautbois             12      32' Subbass            elec
        8' Voix Humaine         61      16' Open Wood            32
        4' Clairon              61      16' Principal            32
           Tremulant                    16' Subbass              32
           Sub                          16' Violone              GT
           Unison Off                   16' Bourdon              SW
           Super                        16' Erzähler             CH
        8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT       8' Octave               32
                                         8' Open Flute           12
           POSITIV                       8' Metal Gedackt        32
       16' Gedacktpommer        61       8' Violone              GT
        8' Principal            61       8' Bourdon              SW
        8' Holzgedackt          61       8' Erzähler             CH
        4' Octave               61       4' Choralbass           32
        4' Koppelflöte          61       4' Waldflöte            32
    2 2/3' Nasat                61       2' Waldflöte            12
        2' Octave               61      IV  Mixture             128
        2' Blockflöte           61      32' Contre Bombarde F/L  32
    1 3/5' Terz                 61      16' Bombarde             12
    1 1/3' Quintflöte           61      16' Trombone             CH
        1' Sifflöte             61      16' Double Trumpet       GT
        V  Mixture             305      16' Basson               SW
       16' Dulzian-Krummhorn    61      16' Dulzian              PO
        8' Krummhorn            12      16' English Horn         CH
        4' Rohrschalmei         61       8' Trompette            32
           Tremulant                     8' Trumpet              GT
           Sub                           8' Hautbois             SW
           Unison Off                    4' Clairon              12
           Zimbelstern                   4' Krummhorn            PO
                                         8' Trompette-en-Chamade GT
                                            Chimes
    
        *  Stops comprising Great II may be separated 
           from the Great by special Great II couplers
    
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield  May 31, 2011]
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