Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 717, 1975)

Location:

Parkland Presbyterian Church
2001 W. Carpenter Road
Flint, MI 48505 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 46015

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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)
  • 22 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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.
  • 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 July 02, 2014:

The Schantz organ was combined with the Möller organ in Fenton UMC and dedicated in September of 2012. Lauck Pipe Organ Company did the work and built a new console for the instrument. The Schantz console was sold in 2013 to Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on May 11, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Contract signed November 23, 1963, but the organ wasn't shipped until March 1975.

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

Database Manager on January 24, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on January 23, 2010:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Church closed in 1999 and organ given to Fenton United Methodist, Fenton, MI, to eventually be combined with their existing 1977 2/12 Möller Op. 11208; as of 2010, the Schantz was still in storage.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

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