Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 2078, 1951)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 481, 1912)

Location:

Westminster United Church
NW Maryland at Westminster
Winnipeg, MB R3G 1A5 CA
Organ ID: 51280

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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 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)
  • 52 ranks. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 61 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center 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: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 61
  • Registers: 53
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 65
  • 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 in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • 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 10, 2013:

Updated through online information from Don Menzies.

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

Database Manager on May 06, 2013:

Identified through online information from Don Menzies. -- This entry describes a new console for and additions to the existing, previously electrified/rebuilt Casavant tracker organ of 1912.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on June 20, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Don Menzies, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2020-03-28

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