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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 2487, 1958)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 559, 1914)

Location:

Knox United Church
838 Spadina Crescent E.
Saskatoon, SK S7K 3H4 CA
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 41470

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Church of Canada
  • 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 October 01, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 52 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 44 stops. 52 registers.
Great, Swell, Choir and Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on October 01, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 44
  • Registers: 52
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on October 01, 2020.
Database Manager on February 14, 2011:

Updated through on-line information from The Zach.

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

Database Manager on June 23, 2009:

Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Rebuilt and enlarged in 1958 as Casavant Op. 2487, retaining 21 ranks.

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

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