Pipe Organ Database

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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 801, 1966)

Location:

Concordia Teachers College / Concordia University
800 N. Columbia Ave.
Seward, NE 68434 US
Music Center
Organ ID: 40399

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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 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 unit
  • 4 ranks. 232 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 4 stops. 12 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
  • Position: In a case 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: 1
  • Stops: 4
  • Registers: 12
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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 without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 24, 2018:

For sale in 1996

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

Database Manager on August 29, 2012:

Updated through online information from Jeffrey Blersch. -- The organ is one of 12 practice organs in the Music Center at Concordia University.

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

Database Manager on March 29, 2009:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ is housed in a sort of 2-sectional case - front & rear. The front facade features pipes of the 4' Principal unit. The rear case facade features capped metal pipes from the 16' Gedecktbass extension.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from The Diapason, Sept. 1971, pg. 13.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ: Photograph from an archival source: The American Organist, 1971, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. ca. 1971

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