Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 3354, 1977)

Location:

St. Matthew's Episcopal Church
2120 Lincoln Street
Evanston, IL 60201 US
Organ ID: 3642

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 37 ranks. 1,736 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 25 stops. 25 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 25
  • Registers: 25
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on August 08, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on December 06, 2005:

This entry represents the installation of a new organ. Identified from the Casavant opus list.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on October 10, 2022.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church campus: sanctuary at right; chapel at left: Photograph from an archival source: Parish Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. Date unknown

Nave interior with organ in front: Photograph by Robert Woodworth Jr., submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2021-11-21

Organ in front from right: Photograph by Robert Woodworth Jr., submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2021-11-21

Organ in front from left: Photograph by Robert Woodworth Jr., submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2021-11-21

Organ case and attached keydesk: Photograph by Robert Woodworth Jr., submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2021-11-21

Keydesk: Photograph by Robert Woodworth Jr., submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2021-11-21

Church interior with organ in front: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2015-10-28

Organ case behind altar: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2014-12-15

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