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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 2295, 2009)

Originally The Aeolian Co. (Opus 1223, 1912)

Location:

Residence: Frank A. Sieberling - "Stan Hywet Hall"
714 N. Portage Rd.
Akron, OH 44303 US
Music Room
Organ ID: 49858

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Private Residences
  • 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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 40 ranks. 2,274 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 38 stops. 36 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 38
  • Registers: 36
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • 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: Tilting/rocking tablets on slanted jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • 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 June 13, 2012:

Identified through online 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 courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Aeolian Console: Photograph by Robert Gregory (Schantz Organ Company). Taken on 2005-07-29

Base of 16' trumpet: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Console side: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Music Room Pipes behind tapestries: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Music Room Pipes behind tapestries: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Pipe Work 1: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Pipe work 2: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Pipe work 3: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Pipe work 4: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Pipe work 5: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Pipe work 6: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Pipe work 7: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Right rocking stop tabs: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Left rocking stop tabs: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018). Taken on 2018-09-01

Console Front: Photograph by Hunter Henderson (September 2018).

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