The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Residence: F.A. Sieberling / Stan Hywet Hall
714 N. Portage Rd.
Akron, Ohio 44303

Music Room

OHS Database ID 49788.

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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 June 13, 2012.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 38 stops. 36 registers. 40 ranks. 2274 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

Traditional style console.

Tilting/rocking tablets on slanted jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. June 13, 2012)

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Aeolian Console. Photograph by Robert Gregory (Schantz Organ Company) 2005-07-29

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  • Stoplist courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co.

  •     Akron, Ohio
        F. A. Seiberling Residence
        Stan Hywet Hall
        Aeolian   Op. 1223   1915   3/40
        Schantz              2003
        MANUAL I                      MANUAL III 
     8' Diapason f          61     8' Diapason f
     8' Diapason mf         61     8' Diapason mf
     8' String f            61     8' String f
     8' String mf           61     8' String mf
     8' String pp        tc 49     8' String pp     tc 
     8' Quintadena Flute    61     8' Quintadena Flute 
     8' Flute f             61     8' Flute f
     8' Flute mf            61     8' Flute mf
     8' Flute p             61     8' Flute p
     4' High Flute          61     4' High Flute
     2' Piccolo             61     2' Piccolo
    16' Deep Bassoon        61    16' Deep Bassoon
     8' Trumpet             61     8' Trumpet
     8' English Horn        61     8' English Horn
     8' Clarinet            61     8' Clarinet
        Tremolo                       Tremolo
        Harp                49        Harp
        MANUAL II                     ECHO
    16' Deep Flute          61     8' Quintadena Flute 61
     8' Horn Diapason       61     8' Flute p          61
     8' Flute p             61     8' Vox Humana       61
     8' String f            61        Tremolo
     8' Vibrato String f    61        Chimes           20
     8' String pp           61
     8' Vibrato String p tc 49        PEDAL
     4' High Flute          61    16' Deep Diapason f  30
     4' High String         61    16' Deep Flute    f  30
    IV  Mixture String     244    16' Deep Flute    p
     8' Trumpet             61     8' Flute            12
     8' Oboe                61    16' Deep Trombone    30
     8' Orchestral Oboe     61
     8' Vox Humana          61
    COUPLERS (Left Rail)
    Manual II   Sub Octave
    Manual I    Sub Octave
    Manual III  Sub Octave
    Pedal Octave
    Manual II  to Manual I
    Manual III to Manual I
    Manual II  to Manual III
    Manual II  to Manual I Octave
    Manual II  to Manual I Sub Octave
    Choir Lower (reversing)
    Choir Upper (reversing)
    COUPLERS (Right Rail)
    Manual II   Sub Octave
    Manual I    Sub Octave
    Manual III  Sub Octave
    Manual II   Octave
    Manual I    Octave
    Manual III  Octave
    Manual II   Unison Release
    Manual I    Unison Release
    Manual III  Unison Release
    Pedal       Release
    Pedal       Augment
    EXPRESSION PEDALS: Swell 2, Manual I/III, Echo
    CONTROL SYSTEM:  Manual I    pp  p  m  f  0
                     Manual II   pp  p  m  f  0
                     Manual III  pp  p  m  f  0
                     General Cancel
    MISCELLANEOUS:   Existing Aeolian console, controls/record-playback on slide
                     Existing bench
                     MIDI Resource Center (w/jacks); record/playback sequencer
    HARP             Deagan
    CHIMES           Deagan   f  p
        Mr. Seiberling was the founder of Goodyear Tire and
        Rubber Co.  Stan Hywet is old English for Stone Quarry.
       [Received online from Jeff Scofield  June 13, 2012]
  • Stoplist courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.