Pipe Organ Database

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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 2068, 1994)

Location:

First United Methodist Church
3900 Loop Road
Monroe, LA 71201 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 40542

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist 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 July 23, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 56 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 42 stops. 63 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 23, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 42
  • Registers: 63
  • 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 without cover.
  • 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 July 23, 2018.
Database Manager on April 15, 2015:

Updated through online information from Bryan Bierbaum. -- This organ is still in great playing condition. It is quite colorful and a joy to play!

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

Database Manager on December 13, 2009:

Updated through online information from Chad Boorsma.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on July 23, 2018.

Database Manager on April 08, 2009:

Identified through information received via e-mail from Sand Lawn April 6, 2009.

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

Instrument Images:

Stained Glass Windows: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-11-02

Sanctuary interior: Photograph courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co.. Taken on 1994-03-21

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-11-02

Organ case: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-11-02

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-11-02