Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Widener and Company (2001)

Originally Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 972, 1971)

Location:

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
515 E. Ponce de Leon Avenue
Decatur, GA 30030 US
Church
Organ ID: 25159

Update This Entry

Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original 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)
  • 37 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Exposed pipes visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • 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: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible 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 February 26, 2013:

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 February 08, 2007:

Enlargement of organ from 1971.

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

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Robert Tucker; image courtesy of the Atlanta AGO website. Taken on 2015-06-22

Church Interior and Altar: Photograph by Robert Tucker; image courtesy of the Atlanta AGO website. Taken on 2015-06-22

Chancel, Right Pipe Facade and Swell Box: Photograph by Robert Tucker; image courtesy of the Atlanta AGO website. Taken on 2015-06-22

Trompette en Chamade: Photograph by Robert Tucker; image courtesy of the Atlanta AGO website. Taken on 2015-06-22

Nave and Trompette en Chamade: Photograph by Robert Tucker; image courtesy of the Atlanta AGO website. Taken on 2015-06-22

Stained Glass Windows: Photograph by Robert Tucker; image courtesy of the Atlanta AGO website. Taken on 2015-06-22

Church Exterior: Photograph by Robert Tucker; image courtesy of the Atlanta AGO website. Taken on 2015-06-22

Pipe Organs in Georgia sponsored by:
This instrument has been viewed 146 times.