Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 227, 1905)

Location:

Knox Presbyterian Church
Center St.
Calgary, AB T3E 3CE CA
Organ ID: 49014

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 31 ranks. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 29 stops. 30 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 29
  • Registers: 30
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 58
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 07, 2017:

Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The cost was $5,280.00; originally installed as a 3/25 in 1905, but a Solo division and new 4-manual console were installed the next year for an additional $1,700.00.

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

Database Manager on September 20, 2013:

Relocated to Trinity Presbyterian in 1913, when Knox Presbyterian moved to a new location and got a new Casavant organ 4/65 Opus 529.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Copied from the factory specifications dated February 2, 1902: Open In New Tab Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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