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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 1001, 1970)

Location:

Oak Grove United Methodist Church
1722 Oak Grove Road
Decatur, GA 30033 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 25120

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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 March 29, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 37 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 39 stops. 30 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 39
  • Registers: 30
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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 Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible 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 February 05, 2007:

Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Taken from console and from THE DIAPASON July 1968: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on September 11, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2008-10-22

Sanctuary Interior and Chancel: Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2008-10-22

Console (after renovation): Photo by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2008-10-22

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1991-07-18

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