Pipe Organ Database

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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 817, 1967)

Location:

Good Shepherd/Trinity Presbyterian Church
3302 N. Sherman Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53216 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 48044

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Interdenominational Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on June 03, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 46 ranks. 2,661 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 36 stops. 50 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side 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: 36
  • Registers: 50
  • 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.
  • 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.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Jeff Scofield on June 03, 2020:

Good Shepherd Lutheran (ELCA) and Trinity Presbyterian (PCUSA) merged in October 2015.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on June 03, 2020.

Database Manager on May 25, 2011:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Located in one large chamber on the left wall of the chancel of the contemporary-style building; the choir is in the left transept; the write-up in THE DIAPASON says the Gemshorn and Celeste in the Positiv are enclosed in the Swell and are intended to be pitch stops for the choir.

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 <i>The Diapason</i> June 1967
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ chamber: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-08-27

Church exterior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2018-05-14

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