Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 3059, 1970)

Location:

Grace Episcopal Church
120 East First Street
Hinsdale, IL 60521 US
Church
Organ ID: 45978

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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: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 24 ranks. 1,312 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 18 stops. 18 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) 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: 18
  • Registers: 18
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • 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: Stop keys above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • 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 02, 2010:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- The stopkey console was retained from 1938 Austin Op. 2014.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on June 01, 2021.

Database Manager on January 17, 2010:

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 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.

Instrument Images:

Chancel and exposed pipes: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-12-23

Church exterior: Photograph by Church Facebook, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2021-02-03

Pipework: Photograph by Ryan Thoryk. Taken on 2021-10-17

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