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Michael Proscia Organbuilder (2019)

Originally Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 1771, 1983)

Location:

Alps Road Presbyterian Church
380 Alps Road
Athens, GA 30606 US
Organ ID: 67597

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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 Jeff Scofield on February 16, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 36 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 30 stops. 41 registers.
Great, Swell, Positiv and Pedal:
  • 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 Jeff Scofield on February 16, 2021.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 30
  • Registers: 41
  • 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: Tilting/rocking tablets on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Combination Action Name: Peterson
  • 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 Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on February 16, 2021.
Jeff Scofield on February 16, 2021:

This was the renovation with additions to 1983 2/23 Schantz Op. 1771, using a rebuilt and updated previously-played 3-manual console from a 1972 Schantz.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on February 16, 2021.
Stoplist from THE DIAPASON December 2020: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on February 16, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Console and exposed pipes: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-02-02

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