Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères (Opus 3873, 2009)

Location:

University of Puerto Rico
1187 Calle Flamboyan
San Juan, 926 PR
Teatro Aula Magna
Organ ID: 44203

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is not playable.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on August 06, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider with direct-electric pull-downs (externally mounted)
  • 40 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 51 stops. 63 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider with direct-electric pull-downs (externally mounted) 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 51
  • Registers: 63
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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 without cover.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Andres Mojica on August 06, 2020:

The organ suffered damage during hurricane Maria. At the present the organ doesn't work.

We received the most recent update for this note from Andres Mojica on August 06, 2020.

Database Manager on February 27, 2018:

Updated by David M. Storey, who maintains the organ.

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

Database Manager on December 16, 2009:

Updated through online information from Stephen Hall. -- Information from Casavant website, accessed Dec 2009.

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

Database Manager on October 06, 2009:

Identified 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 February 11, 2019.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From Casavant website
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by David M. Storey. Taken on 2017-03-05

Great Facade: Photograph by David M. Storey. Taken on 2018-01-04

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