Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 2062, 1951)

Location:

Westminster United Church
247 Broadway
Orangeville, ON L9W 1K6 CA
Organ ID: 46050

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Church of Canada
  • The organ has been altered 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 June 18, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 20 ranks. 2 manuals. 20 stops. 22 registers.
Great, Swell and Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on June 18, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 20
  • Registers: 22
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on June 18, 2020.
Jeff Scofield on June 18, 2020:

In 2016 the chancel was remodeled and the console was put on a moveable platform; it is now normally positioned to the right of the chancel.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on June 18, 2020.

Database Manager on January 30, 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.
Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on June 18, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by From church Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-05-19

Church exterior: Photograph by From church Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-11-22

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