Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 3045, 1969)

Location:

First-St. Andrew's United Church
350 Queens Ave.
London, ON N6B 1X6 CA
Organ ID: 2106

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Church of Canada
  • The organ has been altered with the introduction of a digital/computer memory system.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on May 28, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 54 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 36 stops. 36 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 36
  • Registers: 36
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Setterboard (remote or in console).
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, not in standard AGO position.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on May 28, 2021.
Jeff Scofield on May 28, 2021:

Solid State Logic combination system and zimbelstern were installed on the organ in the 1990’s.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on May 28, 2021.

Database Manager on January 17, 2010:

Updated by Rae Bolton from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab www.fsaunited.com/PDFs/Brochure-History%20of%20Pipe%20Organs%20at%20FSA.pdf
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Gallery and organ case: Photograph by Vital Organ Project, via church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2018-10-20

Organ Case: Photograph by Erich L. Knapp, via church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-09-01

Console: Photograph by Erich L. Knapp, via church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-01-07

Church interior and organ case: Photograph by Rick Lee, via church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2018-05-28

Church exterior: Photograph by Sean LiXiang, via church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-03-16

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