Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 2303, 2010)

Location:

University of Pittsburgh - Bradford Campus
300 Campus Drive
Bradford, PA 16701 US
Harriet B. Wick Chapel
Organ ID: 47553

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • 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
  • 17 ranks. 1,020 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 26 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: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 26
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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 Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb 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 March 14, 2011:

The organ was purchased with a $350,000 gift from George Duke, who made the donation in honor of his mother, Sarah B. Dorn. The console and two large cases at the front of the room are constructed of black cherry.

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

Database Manager on January 08, 2011:

Identified from an advertisement in the January 2011 issue of The American Organist.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist courtesy of Schantz Organ Company
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ cases at front of chapel: Photograph from an archival source: University of Pittsburgh/Bradford, submitted by Eric J Gastier. Taken approx. after 2010

Organ cases: Photograph from an archival source: University of Pittsburgh/Bradford, submitted by Eric J Gastier. Taken approx. after 2010

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