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Schantz Organ Co. (1989)

Location:

Trinity Episcopal Church
708 S. Bethlehem Pike
Ambler, PA 19002 US
Organ ID: 48120

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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 October 24, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 39 ranks. 2,267 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 52 stops. 31 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on October 24, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 52
  • Registers: 31
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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 Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on October 24, 2018.
Database Manager on October 25, 2018:

Updated by Stephen F. Schreiber, who has heard or played the organ.

The pipes of the organ are located in a floor-level case on the south side of the room. The console is movable, but is usually located in the front-center of the room.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Database Manager on June 06, 2011:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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 American Organist</i> October 1990
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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