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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 2324, 2016)

Location:

St. Joseph's R.C. Cathedral
1218 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003 US
Organ ID: 60395

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • 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 Jeff Scofield on September 24, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 62 ranks. 6 divisions. 3 manuals. 52 stops. 72 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 52
  • Registers: 72
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 18, 2017:

This describes a rebuild of an existing organ.
Identified by Eric J. Gastier, the builder.
Schantz added a new Orgue de Choeur division above the north transept. All five divisions are playable from the renovated Casavant console (gallery) and from the new Schantz console in the north transept. The organ includes 14 new ranks by Schantz.

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

Instrument Images:

Cathedral interior: Photograph by From cathedral Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-04-21

Cathedral interior to gallery and Casavant: Photograph by From cathedral Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-05-30

Cathedral exterior: Photograph by From cathedral Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2012-05-18

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