Pipe Organ Database

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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 1956, 1991)

Location:

East 91st Street Christian Church
6049 E. 91st Street
Indianapolis, IN 46250 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 27286

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Disciples of Christ / Christian Church
  • 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: EP pitman
  • 102 ranks. 5,706 pipes. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 108 stops. 74 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: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 108
  • Registers: 74
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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 Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 19, 2012:

Updated through online information from Pete Beda. -- Said to be the largest organ in the State of Indiana.

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

Database Manager on July 30, 2007:

Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Instrument Images:

"Chancel and Organ, angled view": Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2007-07-10

Right stop jamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2007-07-10

Left stop jamb: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2007-07-10

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2007-07-10

View across nave from side gallery: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2007-07-10

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