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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 2217, 2003)

Location:

Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church
2261 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30904 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 9584

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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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 60 ranks. 3,456 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 83 stops.
All:
  • Position: In a case 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: 83
  • 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 Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action 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 October 07, 2012:

Updated through online information from Brad Cunningham. -- The 16-8-4 Festival Trumpets are located in the left tower, above the Choir division in the main organ.

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

Database Manager on March 16, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Chad Boorsma. -- This organ replaces a 1971 Schantz; 29 ranks from the old organ were reused in the current instrument. The Trompette en chamade is located in the balcony.

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

Instrument Images:

Chancel and Organ Case: Image from Schantz Organ Company; used with permission. Taken on 2003-09-01

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Organ Case: Image from Schantz Organ Company; used with permission. Taken on 2003-09-01

Gallery and Trompette en Chamade: Image from Schantz Organ Company; used with permission. Taken on 2003-09-01

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Organ Case: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2011-06-20

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2011-06-20

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2011-06-20

Church interior, console and Façade: Photograph by John Coble, via Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2022-04-24

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