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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 1705, 1982)

Location:

Church of the Palms (Congregational / UCC)
1960 North Swinton Avenue
Delray Beach, FL 33444 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 47451

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Churches of Christ (UCC)
  • The organ has been altered 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: Slider with electro-pneumatic (EP) pallets (Blackinton-type)
  • 38 ranks. 2,250 pipes. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 33 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with electro-pneumatic (EP) pallets (Blackinton-type) chests
  • Position: In side 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: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 33
  • Registers: 53
  • 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.
  • 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 Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 07, 2019:

The Trompette en Chamade added was not new, but from Moller, Opus 10279, 1966 - originally built for St. James School in Hagerstown, Maryland. The pipes were acquired thru ebay and donated to the church by Robert Hebble. Installation was by organist Edward Krynicki and John E. McGovern assisted by parishioners. The stop was dedicated to Robert Hebble by Edward Krynicki on March 1, 2009.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 08, 2019.

Database Manager on September 20, 2012:

Updated through online information from Sam Cherubin. -- A new 8' Trompette en Chamade was added in 2009, and was dedicated on March 1st, 2009.

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

Database Manager on December 05, 2010:

Identified through online information from Chad Boorsma. -- The Antiphonal Division and Chimes are located above the main entrance to the sanctuary.

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

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1990-01-11

Antiphonal and Window: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1990-01-11

Church interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1990-01-11

Trompette en Chamade added in 2009: Photograph by John E. McGovern.

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