Schoenstein & Co. (Opus 131, 1998)

Location:

University of St. Thomas
3800 Montrose
Houston, TX 77006 US
Chapel of St. Basil
Organ ID: 32539

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ is unaltered 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 unit
  • 15 ranks. 1,104 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 12 stops. 38 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 12
  • Registers: 38
  • 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: Non-traditional style, as consoles by Holtkamp, Schlicker, et al.
  • Stop Controls: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • 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 Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 24, 2008:

Updated through online information from David Brensinger.

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

Database Manager on December 18, 2007:

Identified through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Great and Swell are separately enclosed in a central chamber behind the facade pipes of the Great-Pedal 16 Diapason unit. Organ is in regular use for services (2007).

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

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