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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 2224, 2002)

Location:

St. Vincent Ferrer Roman Catholic Church
869 Lexington Avenue
New York City: Manhattan, NY 10021 US
Gallery
Organ ID: 46190

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 Paul R. Marchesano on August 25, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 66 ranks. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 50 stops.
All:
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery 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: 50
  • 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 Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb 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 December 27, 2010:

Updated through online information from Connor Annable.

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

Database Manager on February 11, 2010:

Identified through online information from Chad Boorsma. -- The organ was designed to frame the Gallery window, which depicts the Mysteries of the Holy Rosary. The console also controls an 18-rank organ that Schantz installed in the front of the church in 1998.

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

Instrument Images:

Gallery Organ and Pipe Display: Image from Schantz Organ Company; used with permission. Taken on 2002-06-01

Console and Sanctuary: Image from Schantz Organ Company; used with permission. Taken on 2002-06-01

Console and Altar: Image by Schantz Organ Company; used with permission. Taken on 2002-06-01

Gallery Casework: Photograph by Eric J. Gastier. Taken on 2002-10-22

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