Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 87, 1898)

Location:

Église St-Matthieu
1014, Rue Saint-Matthieu
Beloeil, QC J3G 4R2 CA
Organ ID: 39162

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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 February 07, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 19 ranks. 939 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 17 stops. 17 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on February 07, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 17
  • Registers: 17
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave straight pedalboard.
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on February 07, 2019.
Database Manager on November 24, 2016:

Replaced Casavant Op. 22 that was destroyed when the church burned December 7, 1895; merged with Sacre-Coeur and Ste-Maria-Goretti parishes to form Paroisse Trinite-sur-Richelieu.

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

Database Manager on February 13, 2009:

Identified through on-line information from Christopher Jackson. -- Organ was moved twice within the church. Slider chests with pneumatic pallets, pedal chests were electrified in the 1970's.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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