Pipe Organ Database

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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 548, 1964)

Location:

Biola College / Biola University
13800 Biola Ave.
La Mirada, CA 90639 US
Lansing Recital Hall
Organ ID: 48079

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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, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 25 ranks. 1,593 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 31 stops. 23 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 31
  • Registers: 23
  • 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.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe 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 April 16, 2018:

The contract was signed with the Bible Institute Of Los Angeles (BIOLA) and the organ was installed in Lansing Recital Hall, Crowell Hall, in La Mirada.

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

Database Manager on August 24, 2013:

Updated through online information from Neil Stipp. -- I played this organ most recently Sept 26, 2012. The organ is still in good shape.

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

Database Manager on May 31, 2011:

Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. --

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 <i>The Diapason</i> November 1961
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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