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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 2426, 1957)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 212, 1904)

Location:

Cathédrale St-Jean-l'Evangeliste
215, rue Longueuil
St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC J3B 6P6 CA
Organ ID: 51027

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • 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 September 17, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 53 ranks. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 46 stops. 60 registers.
Grand Orgue, Récit, Positif, Solo, Pédale:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Exposed pipes or case front visible in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on September 17, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 46
  • Registers: 60
  • 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.
  • 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 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 September 17, 2020.
Jeff Scofield on September 17, 2020:

This was a rebuild of 1908 3/36 Casavant Op. 212 with tonal changes and a new console.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on September 17, 2020.

Database Manager on February 13, 2013:

Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture. -- Rebuild of Op. 212 of 1904

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 September 17, 2020.

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