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Schantz Organ Co. (Opus 765, 1966)

Location:

First Baptist Church
119 W Washington St.
Rogersville, TN 37857 US
Organ ID: 61517

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on July 08, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 18 ranks. 1,064 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 15 stops. 23 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 15
  • Registers: 23
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: 'Hold and Set' pneumatic/mechanical 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 Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on July 08, 2021.
Jeff Scofield on July 08, 2021:

The organ is entirely enclosed as a single unit, with swell shades opening into the choir and into the nave; interestingly, each side has it's own expression pedal.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on July 08, 2021.
Courtesy of the Schantz Organ Co., via Justin Little: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on July 08, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-04-29

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