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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 972, 1971)

Location:

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
515 E. Ponce De Leon Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030 US
Organ ID: 25123

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 32 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 25 stops. 33 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 25
  • Registers: 33
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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 with roll top.
  • 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 Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 28, 2007:

Updated through online information from Robert Coulter. -- only chamade reed added by Widener, otherwise original

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

Database Manager on February 05, 2007:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- In 2001, Widener & Co. added nine ranks, including an en-chamade mounted on the rear wall.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from Jeff Scofield
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church interior, chancel, and divided organ: Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2008-10-22

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1991-07-18

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