Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 2416, 1957)

Location:

St. Mary's Catholic Cathedral
353 St. Mary Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0M8 CA
Organ ID: 53233

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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 unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on September 11, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 26 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 24 stops. 26 registers.
Great, Swell and Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on September 11, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 24
  • Registers: 26
  • 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: 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 September 11, 2020.
Jeff Scofield on September 11, 2020:

This was a rebuild, new console and tonal changes to 1918 Casavant Op. 751.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on September 11, 2020.

Database Manager on September 04, 2014:

Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The tonal director was Stephen Stoot.

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 11, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Nave, Balcony, and Organ: (1991) Photograph by Chris Oelkers.

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