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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 699, 1965)

Location:

Second Presbyterian Church
4501 Westminster Place
St. Louis, MO 63108 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 24214

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been restored to a previous state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 60 ranks. 3,329 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 48 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 48
  • Registers: 53
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 07, 2017:

The instrument was restored by the Schantz Organ Company in 2012..

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 16, 2018.

Database Manager on August 08, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 13, 2006:

Information from the St. Louis Yearbook (AGO) 2004-2005.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from Schantz sales promotional flyer
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ in rear gallery.: Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation. Taken on 2018-05-07

Organ in rear gallery.: Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation. Taken on 2018-05-07

Exposed pipework: Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation. Taken on 2018-05-07

Console: Swell & Pedal stops: Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation. Taken on 2018-05-07

Console: toe studs: Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation. Taken on 2018-05-07

Console: toe studs: Still image from video by the Organ Media Foundation. Taken on 2018-05-07

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