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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 1454, 1978)

Location:

Lovers Lane United Methodist Church
9200 Inwood Road
Dallas, TX 75220 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 35649

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 72 ranks. 4,084 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 74 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case 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: 74
  • Registers: 53
  • 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, not in standard AGO position.
  • 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
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 17, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- The Schantz console also controls the chancel organ, 1960 3/33 Aeolian-Skinner Op. 1361

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

Database Manager on June 28, 2008:

Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:

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 flyer and visit April 7, 1989
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Gallery organ case: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-07-05

Right chancel organ case: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-07-05

Left chancel organ case: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-07-05

Pipes and console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1989-04-07

Windows: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-07-05

Windows: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-07-05

Church Exterior: Photograph by T. Bradford Willis. Taken on 2015-07-05

Sanctuary interior to rear, Schantz case and exposed pipes: Photo from church brochure, collection of Jeff Scofield.

Sanctuary interior to front: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1989-04-07

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1989-04-07

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