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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 814, 1967)

Location:

Second Presbyterian Church
2829 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919 US
Organ ID: 26176

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 42 ranks. 2,460 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 46 stops. 32 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: 46
  • Registers: 32
  • 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.
  • 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 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 August 18, 2011:

Updated through online information from Will Dunklin.

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

Database Manager on May 30, 2007:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- Organ installed on left side of chancel. Great and Pedal exposed. Swell and Choir expressive behind.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist copied from the console March 31, 1980: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1987-09-10

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1987-09-10

Console: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1987-05-12

Chancel, exposed pipes and console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 1987-09-10

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